The Return Journey: A Guide to the Depopulated And Present Palestine Towns And Villages and Holy Sites


By Dr. Salman Abu Sitta



Dr. Salman Abu Sitta’s exceptional guide provides users with a tool to locate and learn about Palestinian cities, towns and villages which existed in 1948 before 85% of the Arab people of Palestine were displaced, 675 of their towns and villages were depopulated while their lands and properties were confiscated by the invading European Zionists.

Unlike other maps and road atlases, the guide merges the pre-1948 sites with current maps. Users can see what there was before 1948 alongside what there is today.

The guide will enable visitors to learn about the modern history of Palestine. It can assist Palestinians who are able to visit the site of the towns or villages of their original homes. This guide will be a useful companion for your journey. It contains a wealth of information.

Paperback: 247 pages
Publisher: Palestine Land Society (distribution by Palestinian Return Centre)
Date: 2007