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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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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 ...
 
Outlook
Sat, 17 May 2014 00:14:15 -0700

As Narendra Modi swept India, riding the crest of a wave that outdwarfed surfs near and far, his aide and loyalist Amit Shah would have been exultantly surveying newly conquered territory. Simply speaking, if the 2014 polls were about the unmatchable ...

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 ...

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 ...

The Guardian

The Guardian
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:00:21 -0700

“All books about all revolutions begin with a chapter that describes the decay of tottering authority or the misery and sufferings of people,” wrote Polish journalist Ryszard Kapuscinski in Shah of Shahs. “They should begin with a psychological chapter ...

The Guardian

The Guardian
Wed, 05 Nov 2014 04:54:57 -0800

Tells and shows the 70s in full colour glam and glory. 8. Shah of Shahs by Ryszard Kapuscinski (Harcourt, 1985). Tehran January 1979 · Facebook Twitter Pinterest. Protesters hold a up a poster of Ayatollah Khomeini during a demonstration in Tehran ...
 
Daily Maverick
Thu, 12 Mar 2015 14:54:59 -0700

Richard Poplak was born and lives in Johannesburg, South Africa. He trained as a filmmaker and fine artist at Montreal's Concordia University and has produced and directed numerous short films, music videos and commercials. Now a full-time writer, ...
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