Betrayals and Treason: Violations of Trust and Loyalty by Nachman Ben-yehuda

By Nachman Ben-yehuda

Betrayal and Treason examines betrayals as violations of either belief and loyalty. It bargains a typology according to club in or out of collectives in the contexts of secrecy/non-secrecy. The publication indicates that betrayals contain such different types as espionage, whistle-blowing, infidelity, political turncoating, conversions, collaboration with occupying forces, informers, mutinies, defections, strike-breakers, expert, highbrow, and foreign betrayals, human rights violations, surveillance, assassinations, and kingdom backed terror. every one of the types is gifted with attractive, stimulating, and applicable real-life illustrations and narratives.The e-book specializes in treason, examines diversified cultures (European nations, Israel, Canada, the USA) and such classes as international struggle II, the conquest of Mexico, and appears at such figures as Benedict Arnold, Ezra Pound, Edward VIII, Malinche, Vindkun Quisling, Lord Haw Haw, Tokyo Rose, and a bunch of others. considering global conflict II is a superb interval wherein possible learn problems with treason, and because there was such an elevated curiosity in global struggle II, this publication locations a selected emphasis on that interval and conflict. Betrayal and Treason is unique in its conceptual framework, and in its breadth and intensity of assurance. but judging via the quantity of books released on related issues some time past, there can not often be a doubt that there has consistently been a real call for and "hunger" for an inclusive and integrative e-book reminiscent of this one. by way of delivering a brand new and interpretive framework for betrayals, this ebook can serve either students and lay humans alike in gaining a stronger knowing of this sort of advanced and engaging habit as betrayal.

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Her questions, Evenhxaliy, h w ever, she wcm him over, m d he told her the secret of his strengfi-his hair. That was his end. ls vialent, With his bare hmds he tore down the milistinc-, temple, destroying self along with his enemies, Del,i,lahwas awarded eleven hw~dredpieces o( silves for hcr successful mission. It is clear that Samson" trust in Delilah was betrayed. Was Delilah a traitor? This is not an easy question to mswer. Clearly, her loyalties, like those of Judas, fay with money and with the Jl"hilistines.

Dctaiis about Hale's enigmatic figure, ntission, and caphlre are sub~ects on which historians disagree. Pf1020 by aut h r , since British headquarters we= at New York, General Washington was inte~stedin inding out about t k s e headquarters, the size of the military force there, its supplies, weapons, and. logistics, Why Hale was chosen for an intdigence mission is unclear. Moreover, there was no contemporary Hsmmtion oZ: Hale, or hjs mission, until Ham& Adam puhlishcd fory of New EngEnlzd in 1799.

When A m o l d faulld out about the capture of Andrk, he realized that his time was up. He fled as yuicHy as he could and reached New York on September 26. " Amold was made a general in the Briltitjh A m y and ~ c e i v e dES,325 fnr his efforts. Me fnrmed a rclgirnent. of British troops and was effecthe in leading raids against the colonies along the Chesapeake Bay P c e m b e r 1780) m d in New London, Comecticut. Ch December 1781, Arnold left the United States, never to return, and went to England, He involved himself in some business enterprises, which were not very succesSfUI.

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