The 1818 Society History Thematic Group and the World Bank Library will sponsor a WebEx presentation by Nicolas Gorjestani about his newly published two-volume work Ahead of their Time: The legacies of Mohammad Mosaddegh in Iran and Zviad Gamsakhurdia in Georgia. Book 1: Mosaddegh; Book 2: Zviad. The books combine insightful memoir, strategic analysis, economic assessment, and historical review based on primary sources in Georgia, Iran, UK, US and World Bank.
Nicolas Gorjestani is a former senior official of the World Bank with economic development experience spanning four decades in countries undergoing transformational change. Born in Iran of Georgian heritage, Gorjestani has maintained cultural links with both countries, and followed their political economy for more than half a century.
The books can be ordered from Amazon: https://amzn.to/3D75LUc
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