"Nahlal arose in the place of Mahlool; Kibbutz Gvat in the place of Jibta; Kibbutz Sarid in the place of Huneifis; Kefar Yehushu’a in the place of Tal Al-Shuman. There is not one single place in this country [Israel] that did not have a former Arab population”. Moshe Dayan [as quoted in Haaretz in April 1969]:
Palestine Maps Center from Palestinian Academic Society for the Study of International Affairs (PASSIA)
Palestine Open Maps from Visualizing Palestine
Click here for a list of historical maps from
The Palestine Land Studies Center (PLSC) at the American University of Beirut
Catalyst for interdisciplinary research and a global hub for grassroots investigation and dialogues around the question of land and population studies in Palestine. Click here for a list of PLCS publications at AUB.
Palestinian Village Histories, Geographies of the Displaced: memorial books, about the over 400 Palestinian villages that were depopulated and largely destroyed.
Places : Interactive Encyclopedia of the Palestine Question: Explore hundreds of villages destroyed during the Nakba.