Map Plagiarism – Jimmy Carter’s New Book Under Fire

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Former president, Jimmy Carter, has a new book out entitled ” Palestine: Peace Not Apartheid” which deals with Israel and Palestine. As reported in the Los Angeles Times (subscription required), Kenneth W. Stein has accused the former president of producing maps that are very similar to maps published in Dennis Ross’ 2004 book called “The Missing Piece.” Stephen Spruiell’s Media Blog has a post of one of the maps in question and the two maps (the first one from Dennis Roth’s book and the second from Carter’s book showing a remarkable similarity between the two.


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