Catalog

Record Details

Catalog Search



The fall of heaven : the Pahlavis and the final days of imperial Iran / Andrew Scott Cooper.

Cooper, Andrew Scott author. (Author).
Image of item

Available copies

  • 6 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 7 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart Public Library - Main 955.053 COO (Text) 840191002255654 New Nonfiction - Main Floor Available -
Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library - Greensburg BIO PAHLAVI (Text) 32826014041834 New Books Checked out 12/27/2016
Jefferson County Public Library - Madison 955.053 COO (Text) 39391006761488 Nonfiction Available -
Lebanon Public Library - Lebanon 955.053 COO (Text) 34330512997959 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library 921 Pahlavi (Text) 31208912481209 non-fiction Available -
West Lafayette Public Library - West Lafayette 955.05 COO (Text) 31951004128739 Main Floor - New Arrivals Available -
Westfield Washington Public Library - Westfield B-Pahlavi, Shah of Iran (Text) 78292000358348 Adult New Book Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780805098976
  • ISBN: 0805098976
  • Physical Description: xviii, 587 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), map ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2016.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 501-565) and index.
Summary, etc.: "An immersive, gripping account of the rise and fall of Iran's glamorous Pahlavi dynasty, written with the cooperation of the late Shah's widow, Empress Farah In this remarkably human portrait of one of the twentieth century's most complicated personalities, Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, Andrew Scott Cooper traces the Shah's life from childhood through his ascension to the throne in 1941. He draws the turbulence of the post-war era during which the Shah survived assassination attempts and coup plots to build a modern, pro-Western state and launch Iran onto the world stage as one of the world's top five powers. Intimate and sweeping at once, The Fall of Heaven recreates in stunning detail the dramatic and final days of one of the world's most legendary ruling families, the unseating of which helped set the stage for the current state of the Middle East."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, Shah of Iran, 1919-1980
Farah, Empress, consort of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, Shah of Iran, 1938-
HISTORY > Middle East > General.
HISTORY > Revolutionary.
HISTORY > Modern > General.
Iran > History > Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, 1941-1979

Additional Resources