Musaddiq and the Struggle for Power in Iran

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Muhammad Musaddiq was the first of the great charismatic anti-colonial campaigners of the post-war world. As Prime Minister of Iran between 1951 and 1953 he nationalized the Anglo-Iranian Oil Company, led the nation's defiant attempt to run its oil industry independently during an economic blockade, and attempted to strengthen the role of parliament in Iraq. Mussadiq's crusade led to conflict with powerful foreign interests, and in 1953 the CIA, at British instigation, removed him in a coup d'Etat which restored the Shah's ...

Musaddiq and the Struggle for Power in Iran 1999, I. B. Tauris & Company, London, England

ISBN-13: 9781860642906

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Musaddiq and the Struggle for Power in Iran 1990, I. B. Tauris & Company, London, England

ISBN-13: 9781850432104

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