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6 edition of Blood and Oil: found in the catalog.

Blood and Oil:

Memoirs of a Persian Prince

by Manucher Farmanfarmaian

  • 239 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Random House .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history,
  • Iran - History,
  • Statesmen,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Persian Empire,
  • Petroleum industry and trade,
  • Biography,
  • Biography & Autobiography / General,
  • Farmanfarmaiyan, Manuchihr,
  • 20th century,
  • Farmanfarmaiyan, Manuchih,
  • History,
  • Iran,
  • Politics and government,
  • Princes and princesses

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages514
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7699069M
    ISBN 100679440550
    ISBN 109780679440550


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Blood and Oil: by Manucher Farmanfarmaian Download PDF EPUB FB2

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This story is based on true events; the violent havoc that ensued between the militants and government due to the oil corporations' greed, which had a ripple effect throughout the.