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Shah of Shahs


Shah of Shahs depicts the final years of the Shah in Iran, and is a compelling meditation on the nature of revolution and the devastating results of fear. Here, Kapuscinski describes the tyrannical monarch, who, despite his cruel oppression of the Iranian people, sees himself as the father of a nation, who can turn a backward country into a great power - a vain hope that proves a complete failure. Yet even as Iran becomes a 'behemoth of riches' and as the Shah lives like a European billionaire, its people live in a climate ...

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Shah of Shahs
2006, Penguin Classics, London

ISBN-13: 9780141188041

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Shah of Shahs
1992, Vintage, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780679738015

Trade paperback

Shah of Shahs
1986, Picador, London

ISBN-13: 9780330291224

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Shah of Shahs
1985, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt P

ISBN-13: 9780151814831

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Shah of Shahs
1985, Vintage Books USA

ISBN-13: 9780394740744

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Shah of Shahs
1985, Quartet Books, London

ISBN-13: 9780704324732


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