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Shah of Shahs
Shah of Shahs - 2006 Book Cover (Penguin Modern Classics).jpg
Author Ryszard Kapuściński
Original title Szachinszach
Translator

William R. Brand and Katarzyna Mroczkowska-Brand

Translator( Valiallah Ebrahimi), translated the English version of Shah of Shahs in Persian
Country Poland
Language Polish
Genre Non-fiction/Literature
Publisher Penguin Modern Classics
Publication date
2006
Media type Print (Paperback)
Pages 176
ISBN 9780141188041
OCLC 25533031

Shah of Shahs, published in 1982, is Polish journalist Ryszard Kapuściński's analysis of the decline and fall of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, the last Shah of Iran.


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The Hans India
Fri, 22 May 2015 13:48:45 -0700

The succinct "Shah of Shahs" (1987, "Szachinszach", 1982) about Iran's 1979 revolution also includes a prescient forecast of what would ensue, while "Imperium" (1993, both Polish and English) is about his experiences of the Soviet Union in its heyday, ...
 
Yahoo! Maktoob News
Sat, 09 May 2015 22:15:00 -0700

The succinct "Shah of Shahs" (1987, "Szachinszach", 1982) about Iran's 1979 revolution also includes a prescient forecast of what would ensue, while "Imperium" (1993, both Polish and English) is about his experiences of the Soviet Union in its heyday, ...
 
TwoCircles.net
Sat, 03 May 2014 22:14:03 -0700

There is a customary semblance in all dictators: they are authoritarian, they command total submission, their rule is tyrannical and they have little, or worse, no concern for the miserable conditions of their people. The population is starving, there ...

American Spectator

American Spectator
Mon, 06 Apr 2015 09:52:30 -0700

So, where do we begin? In the early 1970s we had the Shah of Shahs running Iran. He was our pal. The Nixon and Ford administrations supported him. Then came the worst President in the history of the country, Jimmy Carter. Obama is like Lincoln ...

East African Business Week

East African Business Week
Sun, 08 Mar 2015 12:30:00 -0700

Oil is a resource that anaesthetises thought, blurs vision, corrupts, so wrote Ryszard Kapuciski in his book 'Shah of Shahs'. Both in texture and illusiveness, oil has been coveted, fought over and hoarded. Somewhat like gold. But unlike gold, oil ...

Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk
Fri, 06 Feb 2015 07:45:00 -0800

Most people agree that his books of reportage, including The Shadow of the Sun (about Africa), Shah of Shahs (about the Iranian Revolution) and The Emperor, about life in the court of Ethiopia's Haile Selassie, are written so beautifully that it doesn ...
 
TheStreet.com
Fri, 12 Dec 2014 13:22:30 -0800

Oil is a resource that anaesthetizes thought, blurs vision, corrupts. -- Ryszard Kapuściński, Shah of Shahs. The market is under pressure again this morning as the plunge in oil prices creates a confusing backdrop. Some market players are wondering why ...

Patheos (blog)

Patheos (blog)
Wed, 21 Jan 2015 13:54:09 -0800

Russell is a bit like the recently deceased Polish eyewitness journalist and (time-) travel writer Ryszard Kapuscinski, author of Shah of Shahs (on events leading up to the Iranian Revolution), Imperium (on the state of Russia after the Soviet collapse ...
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