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Author Buchan, James, author.

Title Days of God : the revolution in Iran and its consequences / James Buchan. [Axis 360 electronic resource]

Edition First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Publication Info. New York, NY : Simon & Schuster, 2013.
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 410 pages)
Note "Originally published in Great Britain in 2012 by John Murray Publishers"--Title page verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary An insider's account of the 1979 Iranian Revolution challenges popular beliefs while drawing on a wealth of memoirs, diaries and newspaper reports to discuss such topics as the rise of Ayatollah Khomeini, the establishment of Saddam Hussein's Iraq and the development of Al-Qaida.
Contents The origins of the Pahlavi state -- Cossack government -- The boy -- Ruhollah -- Ruritania -- The storm gathers -- The Indian -- The burnt cinema -- The junction -- A box of earth -- God is great -- Dog wedding -- The scent of watermelon -- Convoys of light -- Appendix : Khomeini's letter of July 16, 1988.
Subject Iran -- History -- Revolution, 1979.
Iran -- History -- Revolution, 1979 -- Influence.
Iran -- History -- Revolution, 1979 -- Causes.
Iran -- History -- 1979-1997.
Khomeini, Ruhollah -- Influence.
Political violence -- Iran -- History -- 20th century.
Genre Electronic books.
Added Author Baker & Taylor Axis 360
Added Title Revolution in Iran and its consequences
Other Form: Also issued as (manifestation): Buchan, James. Days of God. First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition. New York, NY : Simon & Schuster, 2013 9781416597773 (DLC) 2013008890 (OCoLC)832706053
ISBN 9781416597827 (ebook)
1416597824 (ebook)
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