WorldCat Identities

Naji, Kasra 1952-

Works: 3 works in 31 publications in 3 languages and 1,261 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: DS318.84.A36, 955.061092
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Kasra Naji
Ahmadinejad : the secret history of Iran's radical leader by Kasra Naji( )

28 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Iran's nuclear program accelerates, all eyes are on the blacksmith's son who could have his finger on the trigger. Who is Mahmoud Ahmadinejad? What drives him? To whom, if anyone, does he answer? Internationally acclaimed Iranian journalist Kasra Naji has spent years interviewing Ahmadinejad's friends, family, and colleagues to tell for the first time the true story of how he came to power. What emerges in this riveting account, featuring never before published color photographs, is a picture of a man who is much more of a force to be reckoned with than the caricatures offered up so far suggest. While Naji documents Ahmadinejad's often strange behavior, he also shows him to be full of complex contradictions: a man gripped by apocalyptic beliefs, yet capable of switching spiritual allegiance in the quest for power. A man tough enough to fight street battles in the name of Ayatollah Khomeini, crude enough to invite the German chancellor to join him in an anti-Jewish alliance, yet sophisticated enough to win the support of the all-powerful Revolutionary Guard. Kasra Naji takes us inside the shadowy council chambers of Tehran, and shows us the plots, passions, and personalities that will influence Ahmadinejad's next move, while the world waits with bated breath
Irans skarpe sværd : Ahmadinejad : Vestens udfordrer by Kasra Naji( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in Danish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ahmadinejad : la storia segreta del leader fondamentalista iraniano by Kasra Naji( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Audience level: 0.13 (from 0.13 for Ahmadineja ... to 0.98 for Ahmadineja ...)

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Ahmadinejad : the secret history of Iran's radical leader