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The Resource Iran : the essential guide to a country on the brink, Encyclopaedia Britannica

Iran : the essential guide to a country on the brink, Encyclopaedia Britannica

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Iran : the essential guide to a country on the brink
Title
Iran
Title remainder
the essential guide to a country on the brink
Statement of responsibility
Encyclopaedia Britannica
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
955.05
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS254.5
LC item number
.I748 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Encyclopaedia Britannica, inc
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Iran
Target audience
adult
Label
Iran : the essential guide to a country on the brink, Encyclopaedia Britannica
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0515/2005018251.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-226)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction by Stephen Kinzer -- Afghanistan : "Operation Enduring Freedom" -- Ahmadinejad, Mahmoud -- Armed forces -- "Axis of evil" -- A closer look : Bush, Iraq, and the world / by Strobe Talbott -- Clerics -- The constitutional revolution (1905) -- Culture -- Cyrus the great -- Darius I -- Dynastic history -- Ebadi, Shirin -- Economy -- Farsi and other languages -- Flag -- Iran-Contra Affair -- Iran hostage crisis -- Iran-Iraq war -- Iraq : "Operation Iraqi Freedom" -- A closer look : warfare in the 21st century / by Peter Saracino -- The Islamic revolution (1978-1979) -- The Islamic world -- Judicial system -- Khamenei, (Ayatollah) Ali -- Khatami, Mohammad -- Khomeini, (Ayatollah) Ruhollah -- Kurds -- Land -- Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi -- Mosaddeq, Mohammad -- Oil -- People -- Persia -- Political system -- Rafsanjani, Ali Akbar Hashemi -- Reforms -- The revolutionary guards -- Reza Shah Pahlavi -- Schools -- Shah 'Abbas I -- Shah Isma'il -- Shariʻah -- Shiʻites -- Sunni -- Tehran -- The United Nations -- A closer look : the UN Security Council / by Edward C. Luck -- Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) -- The white revolution (1963) -- World heritage sites -- Xerxes I
Control code
ocm60743217
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
x, 226 pages
Isbn
9780471741510
Lccn
2005018251
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
955.05 IR1 ; P ; XX-N ; C0406BT2 (BU).
Other control number
9780471741515
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o60743217
  • (Sirsi) o60743217
Label
Iran : the essential guide to a country on the brink, Encyclopaedia Britannica
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0515/2005018251.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-226)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction by Stephen Kinzer -- Afghanistan : "Operation Enduring Freedom" -- Ahmadinejad, Mahmoud -- Armed forces -- "Axis of evil" -- A closer look : Bush, Iraq, and the world / by Strobe Talbott -- Clerics -- The constitutional revolution (1905) -- Culture -- Cyrus the great -- Darius I -- Dynastic history -- Ebadi, Shirin -- Economy -- Farsi and other languages -- Flag -- Iran-Contra Affair -- Iran hostage crisis -- Iran-Iraq war -- Iraq : "Operation Iraqi Freedom" -- A closer look : warfare in the 21st century / by Peter Saracino -- The Islamic revolution (1978-1979) -- The Islamic world -- Judicial system -- Khamenei, (Ayatollah) Ali -- Khatami, Mohammad -- Khomeini, (Ayatollah) Ruhollah -- Kurds -- Land -- Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi -- Mosaddeq, Mohammad -- Oil -- People -- Persia -- Political system -- Rafsanjani, Ali Akbar Hashemi -- Reforms -- The revolutionary guards -- Reza Shah Pahlavi -- Schools -- Shah 'Abbas I -- Shah Isma'il -- Shariʻah -- Shiʻites -- Sunni -- Tehran -- The United Nations -- A closer look : the UN Security Council / by Edward C. Luck -- Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) -- The white revolution (1963) -- World heritage sites -- Xerxes I
Control code
ocm60743217
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
x, 226 pages
Isbn
9780471741510
Lccn
2005018251
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
955.05 IR1 ; P ; XX-N ; C0406BT2 (BU).
Other control number
9780471741515
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o60743217
  • (Sirsi) o60743217

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