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Author Gil Guerrero, Javier,
Title The Carter Administration and the fall of Iran's Pahlavi Dynasty : US-Iran relations on the brink of the 1979 Revolution / Javier Gil Guerrero.
Imprint New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2016.

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Author Gil Guerrero, Javier,
Subject United States -- Foreign relations -- Iran.
Iran -- Foreign relations -- United States.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1977-1981.
Iran -- History -- Revolution, 1979.
Description 1 online resource
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Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Cover; Half-Title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of Tables; Abbreviations Used in Citations; American, British, and Iranian Actors; Introduction; Acknowledgments; 1 Between Idealism and Realism: Carter's Foreign Policy; 2 A Failed Ataturk: The Shah and Iran in 1977; 3 Human Rights and Arms Exports; 4 Weeping and Toasting; 5 Khomeini's Shadow; 6 The Match and the Wood: The Road to Revolution; 7 The Revolution; 8 Losing the Initiative: The Paralysis in Washington and Tehran; 9 Thinking the Unthinkable; 10 End of an Era: The Triumph of the Revolution; Epilogue; Notes.
Summary This book is a tale of loss: the loss of Iran as America's main ally and agent in the Middle East and the downfall of the short-lived Pahlavi monarchy and America's inability and unwillingness to prevent its demise. Khomeini's triumph altered America's perception of Islam and fundamentally changed its relationship with Iran.-- Provided by publisher.
Note Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed April 13, 2016).
ISBN 9781137598738 (electronic bk.)
1137598735 (electronic bk.)
9781137598714
1137598719 (hbk.)
OCLC # 946358302
Additional Format Print version: Gil Guerrero, Javier. Carter Administration and the fall of Iran's Pahlavi Dynasty. New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2016 9781137598714 1137598719 (DLC) 2015033529 (OCoLC)948838172


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