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Iran and the Rise of the Reza Shah: From Qajar Collapse to Pahlavi Power

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This book looks at one of the most important and engrossing chapters in 20th century Iranian history. The post-World War I period began with a triumvirate of Iranian political grandees, encouraged by the British government, attempting to shoe-horn Iran into the British Empire. This was followed by a bizarre coup d'état, engineered by a British general, which brought to pow ...more
Paperback, 304 pages
Published January 6th 2001 by I. B. Tauris (first published December 15th 1998)
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Iran and the Rise of the Reza Shah: From Qajar Collapse to Pahlavi in Power (1919- 1924), with it’s most recent and documented resources, is the more realistic issue about this period of Iranian modern history..
برآمدن رضا خان...، پژوهشی ست در مسایل دوران کوتاه اواخر سلطنت احمد شاه قاجار، کودتای 1299 معروف به کودتای سیدضیاء که با همکاری دیویزیون قزاق به سرپرستی رضاخان میرپنج صورت گرفت، و دوران کوتاه سرداری و نخست وزیری و سپس بر تخت نشستن رضاخان به عنوان بنیان گذار سلسله ی پهلوی. سال هایی که از جم
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still reading it ... so far it has opened my eyes to the extent of control exterted by Russia and Great Britain in Iran and their methodical robbery of resources etc. etc. It also shows how through a succession of selfish and weak Qajar shah's Iran came to the brink of becoming a British Colony.
Arjun Mishra
This presents a very informative history, and it explains the dynamics of Persia before the Islamic Revolution of 1979.
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