skip to content
Jumping over fire Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Jumping over fire

Author: Nahid Rachlin
Publisher: San Francisco : City Lights Books, 2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"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...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Rachlin, Nahid.
Jumping over fire
(DLC) 2005029778
(OCoLC)62093024
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nahid Rachlin
ISBN: 9780872866638 0872866637 1322482462 9781322482460
OCLC Number: 899240388
Description: 1 online resource (261 pages)
Responsibility: Nahid Rachlin.
More information:

Abstract:

Iranian family embroiled in Islamic revolution, the hostage crisis, incest, and exile in America.  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/899240388> # Jumping over fire
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:MediaObject, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "899240388" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/cau> ;
    rdfs:comment "Warning: This malformed URI has been treated as a string - 'http://images.contentreserve.com/ImageType-100/1486-1/{32AA6660-A511-4AC2-A9E1-F721D1A2BB86}Img100.jpg'" ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/46516655#Topic/iranians> ; # Iranians
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/46516655#Place/united_states> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/46516655#Topic/refugees> ; # Refugees
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/46516655#Topic/ethnic_relations> ; # Ethnic relations
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/46516655#Topic/iranians_united_states> ; # Iranians--United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/46516655#Topic/brothers_and_sisters> ; # Brothers and sisters
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/46516655#Topic/fiction_general> ; # FICTION--General
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/813.54/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/46516655#Topic/refugees_iran> ; # Refugees--Iran
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/46516655#Place/iran> ; # Iran.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/46516655#Topic/incest> ; # Incest
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/46516655#Person/rachlin_nahid> ; # Nahid Rachlin
    schema:datePublished "2006" ;
    schema:description ""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 personal freedom in the U.S."--Publisher's website."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/46516655> ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/62093024> ;
    schema:name "Jumping over fire"@en ;
    schema:productID "899240388" ;
    schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=1891206> ;
    schema:url <https://samples.overdrive.com/jumping-over-fire?.epub-sample.overdrive.com> ;
    schema:url "http://images.contentreserve.com/ImageType-100/1486-1/{32AA6660-A511-4AC2-A9E1-F721D1A2BB86}Img100.jpg" ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=932620> ;
    schema:url <http://public.ebookcentral.proquest.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=1891206> ;
    schema:url <https://www.overdrive.com/search?q=32AA6660-A511-4AC2-A9E1-F721D1A2BB86> ;
    schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=679528> ;
    schema:url <http://rbdigital.oneclickdigital.com> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780872866638> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781322482460> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/899240388> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/46516655#Person/rachlin_nahid> # Nahid Rachlin
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Rachlin" ;
    schema:givenName "Nahid" ;
    schema:name "Nahid Rachlin" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/46516655#Place/united_states> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/46516655#Topic/brothers_and_sisters> # Brothers and sisters
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Brothers and sisters"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/46516655#Topic/ethnic_relations> # Ethnic relations
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Ethnic relations"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/46516655#Topic/fiction_general> # FICTION--General
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "FICTION--General"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/46516655#Topic/iranians_united_states> # Iranians--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Iranians--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780872866638>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0872866637" ;
    schema:isbn "9780872866638" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781322482460>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1322482462" ;
    schema:isbn "9781322482460" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/62093024>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Jumping over fire" ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/899240388> ; # Jumping over fire
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.