By Mohammad Gholi Majd

Coming almost immediately after the British career of Iraq and the German invasion of Russia, the Anglo-Russian profession of Iran secured an important direction for provides to Russia and warranted British keep an eye on of the oilfields. to avoid wasting the Pahlavi regime, Reza Shah was once changed by means of his son and Iranians got a “New Deal.” The Allied profession hence ushered in a short interval of democratic freedoms. Having defined the increase of Reza Shah in a prior paintings, Majd completes the tale by means of describing his downfall. the writer has made an in depth seek of the commonly scattered U.S. diplomatic and armed forces files and those are supplemented via experiences within the The long island Times, The Washington Post, and The Chicago day-by-day Tribune, in addition to different press debts. greater than seventy years later, this attention-grabbing tale has remained untold. August 1941 is the 1st distinctive and documented account of the affair.

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