Iran - A Revolutionary State

Episodes

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John Tusa presents the first of three programmes chronicling the making of modern Iran. He talks to academics, statesmen and eye-witnesses, revisiting a turbulent century which began with the cultural revolution of 1906.

John Tusa chronicles the making of modern Iran.

0120090629

John Tusa presents the first of three programmes chronicling the making of modern Iran. He talks to academics, statesmen and eye-witnesses, revisiting a turbulent century which began with the cultural revolution of 1906.

John Tusa chronicles the making of modern Iran.

0220090630
0220090630

John Tusa presents the second of three programmes chronicling the making of modern Iran. The oil crisis of the 1950s led to the overthrow of a democratically elected government, with British and American assistance.

The oil crisis of the 1950s led to the overthrow of a democratically elected government.

0220090630

John Tusa presents the second of three programmes chronicling the making of modern Iran. The oil crisis of the 1950s led to the overthrow of a democratically elected government, with British and American assistance.

The oil crisis of the 1950s led to the overthrow of a democratically elected government.

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John Tusa presents the last of three programmes chronicling the making of modern Iran. The fall of the Shah and the unstoppable rise of Ayatollah Khomeini led to the creation of the world's first Islamic republic. How has the nation adjusted to rule by clerics?

The fall of the Shah led to the creation of the world's first Islamic republic.

03 LAST*20090701

John Tusa presents the last of three programmes chronicling the making of modern Iran. The fall of the Shah and the unstoppable rise of Ayatollah Khomeini led to the creation of the world's first Islamic republic. How has the nation adjusted to rule by clerics?

The fall of the Shah led to the creation of the world's first Islamic republic.