Lecture by Jonathan Schneer on The Balfour Declaration

Jonathan Schneer, professor of modern British history at the Georgia Institute of Technology, discusses his book, The Balfour Declaration: The Origins of the Arab-Israeli Conflict. This history lesson cover the time period from 1916 to present time and shines new light on the heart of the bloody conflict. Also covered is the Sykes–Picot Agreement, a secret agreement between the governments of the UK and France.