Ronny Simon is an Israeli historian and a licensed tour guide who lives and works in Israel.
The intense guide training and three years in the Hebrew university in Jerusalem, in addition to 20 years of guiding all over Israel, made him an expert in the history and geography of the land.
Ronny speaks in church conferences, colleges and universities in the U.S.A. about the history of Israel and current events in the Middle East.
Ronny Simon is a Lieutenant colonel in the Israeli Defense Forces reserves.
Ronny is married and a father of three and resides in Jerusalem, Israel.
His military experience adds a significant dimension to his ability to convey the complicated situation in the Middle East.
Recently, Ronny had published two books:
"The story of Israel – one land, many civilizations, one promise."
The book covers in a brief and simple way some 4000 years in the land's history era after era. In such a short study one can only focus on the main events that typify each era.
A good resource to have a basic understanding of Israel's past.
"The history of the Israeli Palestinian conflict"
an in-depth study in the sources of the conflict.