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When Illness Strikes the Leader: The Dilemma of the Captive King

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The illness or disability of a world leader can change the course of history. When Lenin became too infirm to remove Stalin from a position of power, when the shah of Iran's terminal cancer was kept secret from his fellow Iranians and his foreign supporters until Ayatollah Khomeini's Islamic revolution had succeeded, the political consequences were monumental.

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When Illness Strikes the Leader: The Dilemma of the Captive King
1993, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT

ISBN-13: 9780300056839

Hardcover

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