Understanding Iran

Everything You Need to Know, From Persia to the Islamic Republic, From Cyrus to Ahmadinejad
Author(s): 
Polk, William R.
ISBN: 
9780230616783
Date published: 
November 2009
Hardback
Price: 
£16.99

William R. Polk provides an informative, readable history of a country which is moving quickly toward becoming the dominant power and culture of the Middle East. Polk describes a country and a history misunderstood by many in the West, while Iranians chafe under the yolk of their current leaders.