First edition of Battling for Peace, signed twice by Israeli Prime Minister Shimon Peres.
Octavo, x, 350pp. Blue hardcover, blue cloth spine, title in gilt on spine. Stated “first edition” with appropriate number line. In the publisher’s dust jacket, near fine, faint shelf wear, with $25.00 price on front flap. Inscribed by Prime Minister Shimon Peres on the front free endpaper, with additional signature on bookplate for the Weatherhead School of Management.
Shimon Peres served as Prime Minister of Israel, the ninth president of Israel and was a member of multiple cabinets. He was the engineer of the Israel-Jordan Peace Accord in 1994 and won a Nobel Peace Prize for the Oslo Accords. He passed away in 2016.