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Jumping over fire

Author: Nahid Rachlin
Publisher: San Francisco : City Lights Books, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Forced to flee the country with their parents as Khomeini rises to power, Nora and Jahan Ellahi rise to the challenge of anti-Iranian hostility in America. Breaking free from their intense attachment to each other, they explore new relationships to forge independent lives. The romantic artist Jahan ultimately returns to join the army to fight Iraq, while ambitious Nora finds a life of greater opportunity and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nahid Rachlin
ISBN: 9780872864528 0872864529
OCLC Number: 62093024
Description: 261 p. ; 21 cm.
Responsibility: Nahid Rachlin.
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Iranian family embroiled in Islamic revolution, the hostage crisis, incest, and exile in America.  Read more...

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