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Not without my daughter

Author: Betty Mahmoody; William Hoffer
Publisher: London : Corgi Books, 1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An Iranian doctor living in America with his American wife Betty and their child Mahtob wants to see his homeland again. He convinces his wife to take a short holiday there with him and Mahtob. Betty is reluctant, as Iran is not a pleasant place, especially if you are American and female. Upon arrival in Iran, it appears that her worst fears are realized: Moody declares that they will be living there from now on.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Betty Mahmoody; Betty Mahmoody
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Betty Mahmoody; William Hoffer
ISBN: 0552152161 9780552152167
OCLC Number: 224263524
Description: 521 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Betty Mahmoody with William Hoffer.

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'You are here for the rest of your life. You are here until you die.'Betty Mahmoody and her husband, Dr Sayyed Bozorg Mahmoody ('Moody'), came to Iran from the USA to meet Moody's family.  Read more...

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"Compelling drama... fascinating, if disturbing... a moving story of one person's fortitude, courage and faith" * The New York Times Book Review * "The horrific situation in which Betty Mahmoody Read more...

 
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