History and Sociology

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Behnud, Massoud.  Kushtah'gan bar Sar-i Qudrat. Biography, 711 pages, ill., 22 cm. An approximate translation of the title is, "They Died for Power." This book is an exploration of political and royal figures who were eventually assassinated, including an examination of Hoveyda's association with the Freemason society. The text is entirely in Persian. Tehran: Nashre Elm, 2006. 3rd Edition. Hardcover. 1 $65.00



Behnud, Massoud. En Se Zan.  Biography, 462 pages, ill., ports., 23 cm. The title's English translation is "These Three Women." It is a biographical treatment of Ashraf Pahlavi, Maryam Firooz, and Iran Taymurtash, three very different but very influential women in Iranian society. The book features more than 80 historical photographs, including many of the Pahlavi royal family. Tehran: Nashre Elm, 1379 (CE 1998). Hardcover with noticeable wear and tear on the dust jacket.  R 1 $75.00
R Farokh, Mehdi. Shajareh-ye Kabesay. Biography, 132 pages, ill., ports, 21.5 cm. Biographical profiles of four individuals considered traitors. Tehran: Intisharat-e Razi, 1363 (CE 1984).  2nd Edition. Some shelf wear on cover; clean pages, good binding. 1 $12.99