Khomeini's Ghost : The Iranian Revolution and the Rise of Militant Islam
Con Coughlin, theNew York Times bestselling author of Saddam, returns with KhomeinisGhost, the definitive biography of Ayatollah Khomeini and his Islamic revolution. More than thirty years after Khomeinis return to Tehran and the subsequent rebirth of Iran as an Islamic Republic,Khomeinis Ghost offers an intimate, richly detailed portrait of the fundamentalist leader and architect of Irans adversarial relationship with the Westa man whose legacy has influenced history and policy, and will continue to do so for generations to come.
- Hardback | 370 pages
- 160.02 x 228.6 x 38.1mm | 544.31g
- 01 Mar 2009
- Ecco Press
- United States
- Maps; Illustrations, color; Illustrations, black and white