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The Persian Story

This timeline is based on research carried out for this project by volunteers from the Iranian Association. For more detailed images and a selective bibliography about Iran in the First World War, see below.


Timeline Gallery

This gallery shows the images in the timeline above. Click on any image for a larger version.



Iran and the First World War – a selective bibliography

This is a selective bibliography of books, chapters in books, journal articles and other resources on the the subject of Iran (Persia) in the First World War. This bibliography contains details of print and online resources; these were checked for access when it was compiled in July 2017.

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