Oral History Interview
March 29, 1985
57pp. + biographical note + index
U.S. Ambassador to Iran, 1965-1969
Relations between the Kennedy administration and Iran; U.S. views on General Teymur Bakhtiyar; Amini's premiership, the Shah, and the U.S.; on the White Revolution; events of 1963-64; Iran-U.S. relations in the late 1960s; Shah's views on the U.S. and its policy towards Iran; on U.S. intelligence activity in Iran; on arms sales to Iran; on the Shah and his leadership style; on U.S. policy making towards Iran; Nixon and Kissinger's positions on Iran; assessment of Iranian politics in the late 1960s.