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Ayatollah Khomeini

Religion (24-Sep-1902 — 3-Jun-1989)


Mohammed Heikal. The Return of the Ayatollah: The Iranian Revolution from Mossadeq to Khomeini. London: Andre Deutsch. 1981. 217pp.

Masoud Kazemzadeh. Islamic Fundamentalism, Feminism, and Gender Inequality in Iran under Khomeini. University Press of America. 2002.

Vanessa Martin. Creating an Islamic State: Khomeini and the Making of New Iran. London and New York: I. B. Tauris. 2000. 248pp.

Baqer Moin. Khomeini: Life of the Ayatollah. New York: St. Martin's Press. 2000. 355pp.

International Solidarity Front for the Defense of the Iranian People's Democratic Rights. The Crimes of Khomeini's Regime: A Report on the Violations of Civil and Political Rights by the Islamic Republic of Iran. 1982. 189pp.

Amir Taheri. The Spirit of Allah: Khomeini and the Islamic Revolution. Maryland: Adler and Adler. 1986. 349pp.

Robin Wright. In the Name of God: The Khomeini Decade. New York, NY: Simon & Schuster. 1989. 284pp.


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  7. 20th Century Culture: A Biographical Companion (p.392)

  8. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.373)

  9. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.824)

  10. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.277)

  11. Who's Who in Modern History, 1860-1980 (p.163)

  12. The Hutchinson Dictionary of Ideas (p.291)

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