Deposing a King

Fenyvesi, Charles
January 1979
New Republic;1/20/79, Vol. 180 Issue 3, p20
Focuses on the downfall of the shah of Iran, Ayatollah Khomeini and its implications on the monarchy system. Arguments of Marxists and Moslems on the downfall of the shah; Atrocities committed by the shah and his family; Iranian revolutionaries' opposition against totalitarianism; Overview of monarchism in Europe; Other deposed monarchs in Asia; Functioning monarchies in Asia; Europeans' sympathy for the shah.


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