Israel: Independence War 'Alexandroni Brigade' journal, iss. 1, Jul-Aug 1948: illust. covers w/14 pages of articles, reminiscences from the battlefield and from leisure time, poems and songs, jokes and sports events. Opens w/greeting by Brigade cmdr Dan Even. Cover entitled "Echo of the Mediterranean", w/quote ex Book of Joshua; editors: Michael Deshe (a famous writer & poet) & Emanuel Zamir (lyricist & poet, prominent in 1950s). In June 1948 the Brigade was involved in 'Altalena affair'; in August Even was promoted to General & cmdr of eastern front. In near-mint condition.