Days of God

Days of God

The Revolution in Iran and Its Consequences

Book - 2013
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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.
Publisher: New York, NY : Simon & Schuster, 2013
Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition
ISBN: 9781416597773
1416597778
Characteristics: xvii, 410 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm

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SEBoiko
Jun 27, 2014

Why for centuries did the spiritual classes give their support to Kings and Princes? If power belongs exclusively to the spiritual classes, how come they have taken so long to recognize it?

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SEBoiko
Jun 27, 2014

Muslim brethren! They're our greatest enemies!

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SEBoiko
Jun 27, 2014

... for most Iranians Iran is the shia.

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SEBoiko
Jun 27, 2014

The bazaar was the heart of Iranian life.

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Rock_Shadow
Nov 11, 2013

The book is very detailed and informative. I found it difficult to read, because the modern history of Iran is so complicated. The book would have been easier for me to get through if it had an appendix with maps, names of people and places, and chronology of events.

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