All the Shah’s men
: A couple of fascinating reviews of All the Shah’s Men, the book by Stephen Kinzer. The Business Week review is a good summary of America’s — and, importantly, Britain’s — roles in the overthrow of Iranian PM Mohammed Mossadegh. The text lies behind the barbed wire but here’s how it ends: “…certainly Kinzer’s book should give pause to would-be regime-changes.” Here’s the NY Times review.
by Jeff Jarvis