The 1979 revolution left Iran "torn by drastic social changes, invasion, bombing, executions, and assassinations. The Iranian Revolution would also bring Iran and the United States to the brink of war." The events of 1979 were the result of complicated dynamics, both within Iran and internationally. From the CIA-engineered overthrow of prime minister Mosaddeq to the rise of Ayatollah Khomeini to the hostage crisis, Iran's revolution is a compelling story. Maps. Time line. Glossary. Short biographies of key figures. Notes. Selected bibliography. Further reading. Index. Color and black-and-white photographs.
The Iranian Revolution: Pivotal Moments in HistoryBook Verdict
ISBN: 9780822575214 JLG Level: NM : Nonfiction Middle Grades 5-8) Publisher: Twenty First Ce Page Count: 160 Trim Size: 6" x 8 1/2" Dewey Classification: 955.05/42 Accelerated Reader: Level: 8, Points: 5 Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 8.6, Points: 9 Lexile: Level: 1020L Genre: Narrative nonfiction. For additional book information, you must be a JLG Member.
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