Notes towards a book on Azerbaijan Crisis

Scope and Content

There are seven folders of material covering the draft manuscript and research notes for a book that Cloake intended to publish on the events leading up to Azerbaijan Crisis of 1945-47, the crisis itself, and its aftermath. According to the donor, his book was researched during Cloake's time at the London School of Economics, 1972-1973.


The papers have been divided into six sections as follows:

  • JCC/1 Notes towards a book on the Azerbaijan Crisis
  • JCC/1/1 Draft Manuscript: Azerbaijan Crisis
  • JCC/1/2 Notes from Iran State Department Papers
  • JCC/1/3 Notes from Iran: Secondary Sources
  • JCC/1/4 Notes on Iran Foreign Office Records 1942-1943
  • JCC/1/5 Notes on Iran Foreign Office Records 1945
  • JCC/1/6 Additional Notes

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