The Crisis: The President, the Prophet, and the Shah--1979 and the Coming of Militant Islam

By: Harris, David

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First edition. Jacket spine head and spine base lightly bumped, otherwise a fine copy. 2004 Hard Cover. 470 pp. An account of the 444-day Iran hostage crisis describes how a mob of students, inspired by a then-virtually unknown Khomeini, seized the American embassy in 1979, in a chronicle that documents the year they spent as political prisoners, the contributions of such figures as Jimmy Carter and the Shah, and the doomed Desert One rescue mission.

Title: The Crisis: The President, the Prophet, and the Shah--1979 and the Coming of Militant Islam

Author: Harris, David

Categories: Political Science, Modern, Middle Eastern, 20th Century, American Presidents,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: 2004

ISBN Number: 0316323942

ISBN Number 13: 9780316323949

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 2269452

Keywords: HISTORY MILITARY RELIGION RELIGIOUS ISLAM MILITANT AMERICAN MIDDLE EAST EASTERN POLITICAL SCIENCE IRAN FOREIGN RELATIONS AMERICAN PRESIDENTS JIMMY CARTER,