Mohammad Gholi Majd's August 1941: The Anglo-Russian Occupation of Iran and Change PDF

By Mohammad Gholi Majd

Coming almost immediately after the British profession of Iraq and the German invasion of Russia, the Anglo-Russian career of Iran secured an essential direction for provides to Russia and warranted British regulate of the oilfields. to avoid wasting the Pahlavi regime, Reza Shah was once changed via his son and Iranians got a “New Deal.” The Allied career hence ushered in a quick interval of democratic freedoms. Having defined the increase of Reza Shah in a prior paintings, Majd completes the tale by means of describing his downfall. the writer has made an in depth seek of the generally scattered U.S. diplomatic and armed forces files and those are supplemented by means of stories within the The ny Times, The Washington Post, and The Chicago day-by-day Tribune, in addition to different press bills. greater than seventy years later, this attention-grabbing tale has remained untold. August 1941 is the 1st special and documented account of the affair.

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