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Patriot of Persia

Muhammad Mossadegh and A Tragic Anglo-American Coup
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Authors: De Bellaigue, Christopher, 1971-
Title: Patriot of Persia
Muhammad Mossadegh and a tragic Anglo-American coup
Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, [2012]
Edition: First U.S. edition
Characteristics: x, 310 pages, [8] pages of plates :,illustrations ;,24 cm
Content Type: text
Media Type: unmediated
Carrier Type: volume
Contents: Father of the nation
The unchanging East
A silver spoon
Razing Caesarea
The tragedy of Khadijeh
The prize
Victory or death
Winning America
Rising Satan's donkey
A coup of his own
Mussy duck shoot
A movement in men's minds
ISBN: 0061844705
Statement of Responsibility: Christopher de Bellaigue
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (pages [289]-296) and index
Subject Headings: Iran History Coup d'état, 1953 Iran Politics and government 1941-1979 HISTORY / Modern / 21st Century Prime ministers Iran Biography Mosaddeq, Mohammad, 1880-1967
Topical Term: HISTORY Modern 21st Century
Prime ministers
LCCN: 2012005380
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Jul 02, 2014
  • MarioEnriqueRiosPinot rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

I finished reading this book and I found it interesting because it revealed how somewhat nuts Mossadegh was in playing into his own overthrow. Not that the Brits and USA did not help inflame an already volatile situation.


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