Eminent Persians Volume 1 & 2

Men and Women Who Made Modern Iran1941-1979

Syracuse University Press, Syracuse, NY, 2 volumes, November, 2008.

VOLUME ONE, BOOK ONE: POLITICS

Purposes Mistook: Politics in Iran, 1941-1979

Politics and Public Administration

Hoseyn Ala

Assadollah Alam

Alinaghi Alikhani

Ali Amini

Jamshid Amuzegar

Hushang Ansary

Hassan Arsanjani

Safi Asfia

Hamid Ashraf

Shapur Bakhtiyar

Mozaffar Baqa’i-Kermani

Mehrangiz Dowlatshahi

Dr. Manuchehre Egbal

The Entezam Brothers

Akbar Etemad

Reza Fallah

Aziz, Khodadad, Maryam, and Sattareh Farmanfarma’ian

Mohammad-Ali Forughi

Ahmad Ghavam-ol Saltaneh

Reza Ghotbi

Abbasqoli Golshai’yan

Ebrahim Hakimi (Hakim-al Molk)

Aliasgar Hekmat

Sardar Fekher Hekmat

Amir-Abbas Hoveyda

Fereydun Mahdavi

Abdol-Majid and Monir Vakili Majidi

Khalil Maleki

The Mansur Family

Dr. Mohammad Mossadeq

Hushang Nahavandi

Parviz Nikkah

Nasser and Khosrow Qhashghai

Shapur and Mehri Rasekh

Fuad Ruhani

Khosrow Ruzbeh

Parviz Sabeti

Gholamhoseyn Sadiqi

Seyyed Fakhroddin Shadman

Ja’far Sharif-Emami

Seyyed Zia Tabataba’i

Seyyed Hasan Taqizadeh

Aredeshir Zahedi

Religion

Seyyed Abolqasem Kashani

Ruhollah Khomeini

Ali Shari’ati

Seyyed Kazem Shari’atmadari

Journalism 

Aliasqar Amirani

Darius Homayun

Abbas Masudi

Dr. Mostafa Mesbahzadeh

The Towfiq Brothers

Law

Shahin Agayan

Mohammad Baheri

Military 

Abolfath Ardalan

Teymur Bakhtiyar

Hoseyn Fardust

Valiollah Gharani

Alimohammad Khademi

Mohammad Khatam

Ahmad Moggarrebi

Ne’matollah Nasiri

Hassan Pakravan

Hadji Ali Razmara

Hassan Toufanian

Fazlollah Zahedi

VOLUME TWO, BOOK TWO: ECONOMICS

Rags to Riches to Revolution: The Iranian Economy, 1941-1979 

Industry and Commerce

The Amid-Hozour Family

The Arjomand Brothers

Morad Aryeh

The Barkhordar Brothers

Hadj Habib Elghanian

Rahim Irvani

Abdurrahim J’afari

The Khayami Brothers

The Khosrowshahi Brothers

The Lajevardi Family

Bager Mostofi

Abdul-Hussein Nikpour

The Rastegar Brothers

The Rezai Brothers

Habib Sabet

The Sadat-Tehrani Family

The Sudavar Brothers

Construction 

Majid A’lam

Ali Ebrahimi

Hamid Ghadimi

Akbar Lari

Amir Malekyazdi

Fereydoon Rabii

Banks and Finance

Abol-Hassan Ebtehaj

Abolqassem Kheradju

Mohammadali Moffarah

The Moghadam Brothers

Mehdi Samii

Architecture and Engineering

Hoseyn Amanat

Mohsen Forughi

M. Reza Moghtader

Hushang Seyhun

Agriculture 

Hashem Naraqi

Hojabr Yazdani

VOLUME TWO, BOOK THREE: CULTURE

Caliban’s Curse: Culture Wars in Iran, 1941-1979

Literature

Mehdi Akhavan-Sales

Jalal Al-e Ahmad

Samad Behrangi

Forugh Farrokhzad

Ebrahim Golestan

Hushang Golshiri

Sadeq Hedayat

Zabihollah Mansuri

Gholamhoseyn Sa’edi

Sohrab Sepehri

Ja’far Shahri

Nima Yushij

Scholarship

Allame Dehkhoda

Badi’ozzaman Foruzanfar

Suleyman Haiim

Mohsen Hashtrudi

Allame Mohammad Qazvini

History 

Zabih Behruz

Abbas Egbal-e Ashtiyani

Ahmad Kasravi

Education

Mohammad Bahman Beyqi

Farhang Mehr

Dr. Mohammad Ali Mojtahedi

Parviz Natel-Khanlari

Dr. Farrokhru Parsa

Dr. Ali Sheikholislam

The Arts

Googoosh

Marcos Grigorian

Samuel Khachikian

Loreta and Nushin

Arby Ovanessian

Abolhassan Saba

Parviz Sayyad

Alinaghi Vaziri

Gamarolmoluk Vaziri

Hoseyn Zenderudi

Medicine

Yahya Adl

Dr. Fereydun Ala

Dr. Abdolkarim Ayadi

Dr. Ebrahim Chehrazi

Athletics

Gholamreza Takhti

Philanthropy

Hadj Hoseyn Malek

Hadj Mohammad Nemazee

Arbab Rostam Giv