Iran

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Marshall Cavendish, 2009 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
Annotation. Iran is torn between the ways of Islam and the Western world. Disputes over how the country should be run and the control of its rich supply of oil have often turned to violence that has hit the news. Iran follows this nation's long and continuing struggle, exploring the beliefs, hopes, and fears of the many people involved. Book jacket.
 

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CONTENTS
OIL AND MODERNIZATION
THE ISLAMIC REVOLUTION 16
THE WAR WITH IRAQ 22
THE FUTURE FOR IRAN 28
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David Downing grew up in suburban London. He is the author of six books in the John Russell espionage series, set in WWII Berlin: Zoo Station, Silesian Station, Stettin Station, Potsdam Station, Lehrter Station, and Masaryk Station and the nonfiction work, Sealing Their Fate: The Twenty-Two Days That Decided World War II. He is also the author of the Jack McColl Series. The first book in the series is Jack of Spies published in May 2014 by Soho Crime an imprint of Soho Press.

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