In “Bitter Friends, Bosom Enemies,” Barbara Slavin, a leading Middle East reporter for USA Today, offers a refreshingly nuanced and revelatory taxonomy of power within theocratic Iran that sheds light on its leaders and their ambitions.
Posted on Jul 25, 2008
Nikki R. Keddie is professor emerita of history at UCLA and the author of ?Women in the Middle East? and ?Modern Iran.?