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Accused #13 in the Shah's Iran : a memoir of injustice / Kian Parsi with Phillip Villarreal.

Author/Creator:
Parsi, Kian, 1947- author.
Other Title:
Accused Number Thirteen in the Shah's Iran
Publication:
Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2016]
Format/Description:
Book
x, 190 pages ; 23 cm
Subjects:
Parsi, Kian, 1947-.
Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, Shah of Iran, 1919-1980 -- Influence.
Political prisoners -- Iran -- Biography.
Disappeared persons -- Iran -- Biography.
Iran -- History -- 20th century -- Biography.
Iran -- Politics and government -- 1941-1979.
Summary:
"In 1953, Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi--the Shah of Iran--rose to absolute power in a CIA-assisted coup d'état dubbed Operation Ajax. As Iranian citizens began to learn of their government's involvement in the coup, ordinary people--scholars, lawyers, students, military personnel--began to disappear"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents:
#13
Beginnings
Early graduation
Jay Training Base
A fateful Thursday
Midnight buses
Interrogations
Trials and tribulations
40 crows
Zahedan
The gendarmerie
Moving up
Lucky number
Epilogue.
Notes:
Includes index.
Contributor:
Villarreal, Phillip, 1984- co-author.
ISBN:
9781476666358
1476666350
OCLC:
951509647
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