The history of iran commonly also known as persia in the western world is intertwined with the history of a larger region modern iran . In a reappraisal of irans modern history ervand abrahamian traces its traumatic journey across the twentieth century through the discovery of oil imperial interventions the rule of the pahlavis and in 1979 revolution and the birth of the islamic republic. A brief history of modern iran illustrated with maps and photos. Key events in iran since 1921 1921 reza khan a military officer in persias cossack brigade names himself shah of persia after successfully staging a coup against the government of the qajar dynasty. A history of modern iran in a radical reappraisal of irans modern history ervand abrahamian traces its traumatic journey across the twentieth century through the
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