Editor: Erika Schwarze
Hardcover: 320 pages
Publisher: I.B. Tauris & Co. Ltd
Review by Noor Ahmed
Hamas’s resounding electoral victory in the 2006 elections for the Palestinian Legislative Council came as a shock to many, especially with official polls predicting a Fatah victory. The elections were the first time in which both Fatah and Hamas fielded candidates, but the results were surprising to say the least.