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In the service of the Peacock Throne the diaries of the Shah"s last ambassador to London by Parviz C. Radji

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Published by H. Hamilton in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Iran

Subjects:

  • Radji, Parviz C., 1936-,
  • Diplomats -- Iran -- Biography,
  • Iran -- Politics and government -- 1941-1979

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementParviz C. Radji.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS316.9.R32 A35 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination343 p. ;
Number of Pages343
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3213278M
ISBN 100241109604
LC Control Number83120839

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