OPERATIONS IN PERSIA. OFFICIAL HISTORY OF THE GREAT WAR OTHER THEATRES:

£35.00

The story of Persia (today’s Iran) during The Great War, when it was a major strategic player between the warring Turkish, Russian and British Empires – vital because of the oil riches in and around it. This volume tells how German attempts to stir up an Islamic Jihad were foiled, and how the situation was saved by Britain’s ‘Dunsterforce’ after the Russian revolution.