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Iran - 05 edition

ISBN13: 978-0471741510

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ISBN13: 978-0471741510
ISBN10: 0471741515

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 05
Copyright: 2005
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Published: 2005
International: No

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Iran - 05 edition

ISBN13: 978-0471741510

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ISBN13: 978-0471741510
ISBN10: 0471741515

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 05
Copyright: 2005
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Published: 2005
International: No
Summary

A beginner's guide to Iran, from the U.S. based Encyclopedia Britannica, this text presents a balanced, sophisticated examination of the country's social, cultural and political landscape, past and present.

Table of Contents

Note to the Reader
Introduction by Stephen Kinzer
Afghanistan: "Operation Enduring Freedom"
Ahmadinejad, Mahmoud
Armed Forces
"Axis of Evil"
A Closer Look: Bush, Iraq, and the World, by Strobe Talbott
Clerics
The Constitutional Revolution
Culture
Cyrus the Great
Darius I
Dynastic History
Ebadi, Shirin
Economy
Farsi and Other Languages
Flag
Iran-Contra Affair
Iran Hostage Crisis
Iran-Iraq War
Iraq: "Operation Iraqi Freedom"
A Closer Look: Warfare in the 21st Century, by Peter Saracino
Islamic Revolution
The Islamic World
Judicial System
Khamenei, (Ayatollah) Ali
Khatami, Mohammad
Khomeini, (Ayatollah) Ruhollah
Kurds
Land
Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi
Mosaddeq, Mohammad
Oil
People
Persia
Political System
Rafsanjani, Ali Akbar Hashemi
Reforms
The Revolutionary Guards
Reza Shah Pahlavi
Schools
Shah 'Abbas I
Shah Isma'il
Shari'ah
Shi'ites
Sunni
Tehran
The United Nations
A Closer Look: The UN Security Council, Edward C
Luck
Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD)
The White Revolution (1963)
World Heritage Sites
Xerxes I
BibliographyIndex

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