Intervention at Abadan

Plan Buccaneer

  • Authors
  • James┬áCable

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. James Cable
    Pages 1-8
  3. Oil
    James Cable
    Pages 9-19
  4. James Cable
    Pages 20-29
  5. James Cable
    Pages 30-37
  6. James Cable
    Pages 38-50
  7. James Cable
    Pages 51-63
  8. James Cable
    Pages 64-73
  9. James Cable
    Pages 74-88
  10. James Cable
    Pages 89-94
  11. James Cable
    Pages 95-103
  12. James Cable
    Pages 104-115
  13. James Cable
    Pages 116-123
  14. Back Matter
    Pages 124-149

About this book

Introduction

In 1951, Britain's major overseas asset was Iranian oil, discovered, produced and exported by a British company. This book relates how Britain planned to use force in order to retain control of the world's largest oil refinery at Abadan.

Keywords

Britain control Great Britain intervention

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-349-11913-4
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1991
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-11915-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-11913-4
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