By Stephen Kinzer

With an exhilarating narrative that sheds a lot gentle on fresh occasions, this nationwide bestseller brings to lifestyles the 1953 CIA coup in Iran that ousted the country’s elected major minister, ushered in a quarter-century of brutal rule less than the Shah, and influenced the increase of Islamic fundamentalism and anti-Americanism within the heart East. chosen as the best books of the yr via the Washington Post and The Economist, it now incorporates a new preface by way of the writer at the folly of attacking Iran.

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