Saikal, Amin (2009). The Rise and Fall of the Shah: Iran – From Autocracy to Religious Rule. Princeton University Press. ISBN0-207-14412-5.
Saikal, Amin. The Rise and Fall of the Shah 1941 - 1979. Princeton University Press. ISBN0-207-14412-5.
Saikal, Amin (2004). Modern Afghanistan. A History of Struggle and Survival. I. B. Tauris and Co. Ltd.
Saikal, Amin (2003). Islam and the West: Conflict or Co-operation?. London: Palgrave Macmillan.
Professor Saikal has also published numerous articles in international journals, as well as many feature articles in major international newspapers, including the International Herald Tribune, The New York Times and The Guardian.