Russia and the West in Iran, 1918-1948

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Russia and the West in Iran, 1918-1948

By George Lenczowski
Cornell University Press, 1949
383 pp. $4.50

A workmanlike monograph on Persia as the pawn of the Powers in which the second half of the text treats the period of World War II and after. The author, professor at Hamilton College, was Press Attaché at the Polish Legation in Teheran 1942-45. Documentary appendix.

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