Iran and the CIA : the fall of Mosaddeq revisited /

"In the early 1950s, frail septuagenarian prime minister of Iran, Doctor Mohammad Mosaddeq, shook the world by challenging Britain by nationalizing Iran's British-run oil industries. In August of 1953, he was overthrown. Revisiting these events with astonishing new evidence, this book chal...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Bayandor, Darioush, 1939-
Format: Book
Published: Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2010.
Table of Contents:
  • The context
  • The advent of Mosaddeq and the oil crisis
  • Mosaddeq's second government, July 1952 to August 1953
  • The downslide
  • The downfall
  • The anatomy of 19 August
  • Where did the spark come from?