Christopher de Bellaigue is the author of four books, most recently The Patriot of Persia: Muhammad Mossadegh and a Very British Coup. He is currently working on a book about the transformation of Middle Eastern civilization by modern ideas–an Islamic ‘Enlightenment.’

Persian Heretics and Heresies

Patricia Crone, the late scholar of Islam, fearlessly and rigorously explored the origins of Iran’s influential and mystical version of the religion

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