Before Their Diaspora
A photographic history of the Palestinians, 1876-1948, by Walid Khalidi.
Before Their Diaspora and this website were published by the Institute for Palestine Studies.
Ottoman Constitution promulgated.
First Ottoman Parliament convenes in Constantinople, first Palestinian deputies from Jerusalem elected to this Parliament.
January: Paris Peace Conference decides conquered Arab provinces will not be restored to Ottoman rule.
April 16: Two Palestinians living near Petah Tikva shot dead by Zionist assailants.
April 20-30: National Committees established in all Palestinian towns and large villages.
February 28: Publication of Land Transfers Regulations, provided for in White Paper of 1939; regulations protect Palestinian land rights against Zionist acquisition.
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