Footnotes

Print Primary Sources:

1.  Nasrollah Saifpour Fatemi, Oil Diplomacy: Powederkeg in Iran. New York: Whittier Books Inc., 1954, p.219.

2.  State Department, “Proposed Course of Action with Respect to Iran.” Top Secret Draft Memorandum: Washington, August 10, 1953. Accessed September 13, 2011, p. 3.

3.  Executive Secretary, “United States Policy Regarding the Present Situation in Iran.” A Report to the National Security Council: Washington, November 20, 1952, p. 2.

Print Secondary Sources:

1.  Gholam Reza Afkhami, The Life and Times of the Shah. Berkeley, Los Angeles, London: University of California Press, 2009, pp.35-36.

2.  Stephen Kinzer, All the Shah’s Men: An American Coup and the Roots of Middle East Terror. Hoboken, New Jersey: John Wiley & Sons Inc., 2003, pp. 47-48.

3.  John D. Stempel, Inside the Iranian Revolution. Bloomington, Indiana: Indiana University Press, 1981, p. 100.

Online Sources:

1.  Malcolm Byrne and Mark J. Gasiorowski, eds, “Mohammad Mossadeq and the 1953 Coup in Iran.” The National Security Archive. http://www.gwu.edu/~nsarchiv/NSAEBB/NSAEBB28/. Accessed September 13, 2011.

2.  Central Intelligence Agency, “Importance of Iranian and Middle East Oil to Western Europe Under Peacetime Conditions, NIE 14.” January 8, 1951. http://www.faqs.org/cia/docs/128/0000010474/THE-IMPORTANCE-OF-IRANIAN-AND-MIDDLE-EAST-OIL-TO-WESTERN-EUROPE-UNDER-PE-ACETIM.html. Accessed September 14, 2011.

3.  The New York Times, Secrets of History: The CIA in Iran, “Britain Fights Oil Nationalism,” http://partners.nytimes.com/library/world/mideast/041600iran-cia-chapter1.html. Accessed September 14, 2011.

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