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The Resource The life and times of the Shah, Gholam Reza Afkhami

The life and times of the Shah, Gholam Reza Afkhami

Label
The life and times of the Shah
Title
The life and times of the Shah
Statement of responsibility
Gholam Reza Afkhami
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the life and legacy of the last Shah of Iran, including his role in the creation of the modern Islamic republic
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
310842
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Afkhami, Gholam R
Dewey number
  • 955.05/3092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS318
LC item number
.A653 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mohammad Reza Pahlavi
  • Iran
Target audience
adult
Label
The life and times of the Shah, Gholam Reza Afkhami
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 607-678) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Notes on transliteration and translations -- Father and son -- The father -- Father and son -- The man -- Hard times -- Ascending the throne -- Azerbaijan -- Nationalizing oil -- Toward the Abyss -- TPAJAX -- Securing the realm -- A new vista -- The white revolution -- Women and rights -- Mastering oil -- Commander-in-chief -- Development and dreams -- Gas, petrochemicals, and nuclear energy -- Revolution and irony -- Politics and terror -- SAVAK -- A celebration and a festival -- The Rastakhiz party -- The gathering storm -- "I heard the message of your revolution" -- "Melting like snow" -- Exile -- Trek to nowhere -- The Ayatollah's shadow -- Almost bartered -- Closing in a dream -- Appendix 1 : Iran's prime ministers under the Shah, August 1941-February 1979 -- Appendix 2 : principles of Iran's white revolution -- Appendix 3 : U.S. Ambassadors to Iran, 1941-1979 -- Brief chronology of the Pahlavi Dynasty
Control code
719215
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 713 pages, 6 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780520253285
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008015848
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780520253285
  • (OCoLC)221665707
Label
The life and times of the Shah, Gholam Reza Afkhami
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 607-678) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Notes on transliteration and translations -- Father and son -- The father -- Father and son -- The man -- Hard times -- Ascending the throne -- Azerbaijan -- Nationalizing oil -- Toward the Abyss -- TPAJAX -- Securing the realm -- A new vista -- The white revolution -- Women and rights -- Mastering oil -- Commander-in-chief -- Development and dreams -- Gas, petrochemicals, and nuclear energy -- Revolution and irony -- Politics and terror -- SAVAK -- A celebration and a festival -- The Rastakhiz party -- The gathering storm -- "I heard the message of your revolution" -- "Melting like snow" -- Exile -- Trek to nowhere -- The Ayatollah's shadow -- Almost bartered -- Closing in a dream -- Appendix 1 : Iran's prime ministers under the Shah, August 1941-February 1979 -- Appendix 2 : principles of Iran's white revolution -- Appendix 3 : U.S. Ambassadors to Iran, 1941-1979 -- Brief chronology of the Pahlavi Dynasty
Control code
719215
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 713 pages, 6 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780520253285
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008015848
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780520253285
  • (OCoLC)221665707

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