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The Iranian Revolution & the Hostage Crisis

Lecture no. 15 from the course: The U.S. and the Middle East: 1914 to 9/11

 The Iranian Revolution & the Hostage Crisis

Taught by Professor Salim Yaqub | 28 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses

A quarter-century of simmering resentment against the U.S. boils over in revolution, topples the shah, sets the stage for a prolonged hostage crisis, and virtually ensures the outcome of an American election.

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