There are several good scholarly studies of the – Iranian crisis and August coup, but most contain gaps, misperceptions, and. In the final chapter Abrahamian discusses four lasting legacies of the coup. First, the terms governing the international consortium of major oil. Read “The Coup , The CIA, and The Roots of Modern U.S.-Iranian Relations ” by Ervand Abrahamian with Rakuten Kobo. In August , the U.S. Central.

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Although abrahamoan events have been covered exhaustively elsewhere, Abrahamian offers a few new details and gives good accounts of most of the key events. He combines this research with abrauamian and critical reading of British archival material. After the coup, he states incorrectly that the CIA helped uncover the communist Tudeh Party’s military network, underemphasizes the size of this network, and downplays the huge revenue stream Iran received under the new oil agreement.

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The blowback was almost inevitable, as this new and revealing history of the coup and its consequences shows. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. In Augustthe U. Recommended for Middle East—history enthusiasts and specialists, as well as those seeking a full understanding of current international affairs. Syria and abrahamisn USA. Also available as an e-book.

Mohammad Mosaddeq and the Coup in Iran. He incorrectly implies that US officials worked to undermine Mosaddeq under the Truman Administration e. Ervand Abrahamian is one of the leading historians of modern Iran, having produced a series of excellent studies covering [End Page ] both the pre-revolution era and the Islamic regime. He also draws on published documents from the Foreign Relations of the United States series published by the U.

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This confirms that you are a human visitor and prevents spam. The reason is absorption of the references and the unfamiliarity of some of the characters involved, long gone. It is an extremely well researched and referenced piece of history writing. If only the U. All the Shah’s Men.

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Don’t already have an Oxford Academic account? From an old patrician Iranian family, a law scholar and reformist intellectual, he gained popular trust efvand his sympathy to the constitutional cause. What code is in the image? Anatomy of an Industry. From the 18th-Century Durrani Dynasty to the 21st Century.