The Fall of Reza Shah: The Abdication, Exile and Death of Modern Iran's Founder

Date
Sep 22, 2021, 12:00 pm1:00 pm
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Event Description

Naveed Mansoori in conversation with the author Shaul Bakhash

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In his latest book, Prof. Shaul Bakhash charts Reza Shah's final journey through Iran and into his unhappy exile; his life in exile, his reminiscences; his testy relationship with the British in Mauritius and Johannesburg; and the circumstances of his death. Additionally, it reveals the immense fortune Reza Shah amassed during his years in power, his finances in exile, and the drawn-out dispute over the settlement of his estate after his death.

 

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Sharmin and Bijan Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Iran and Persian Gulf Studies
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