The Hundred Years’ War on Palestine: A History of Settler Colonialism and Resistance, 1917–2017
by Rashid Khalidi
A broad and informative starting point to learning about Palestine, written by a Palestinian American historian of the Middle East.
A History of Modern Palestine: One Land, Two Peoples
by Ilan Pappé
An overview of Palestine, beginning in the early 1800s and leading up to the early 2000s, written by an expatriate Israeli historian and social activist.
Freedom is a Constant Struggle: Ferguson, Palestine, and the Foundations of a Movement
by Angela Y. Davis
A collection of essays highlighting connections between struggles and oppression throughout the world, written by an American activist and scholar.
Except for Palestine: The Limits of Progressive Politics
by Marc Lamont Hill and Mitchell Plitnick
An analysis on why those in the US advocating for immigration rights, racial justice, and gender/LGBTQIA2S+ policies must also take seriously the oppression of Palestinians and be advocates for peace. Written by an American journalist and co-written by an American political scientist.