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Persepolis

Author: Marjane Satrapi
Publisher: London : Vintage, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This text tells the story of Marjane Satrapi's life in Tehran from six to 14, years that saw the overthrow of the Shah's regime, the triumph of the Islamic Revolution & the devastating effects of war with Iraq. Satrapi paints a portrait of daily life in Iran & of the bewildering contradictions between home life & public life.
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Genre/Form: Comic books, strips, etc
Biography Comic books, strips, etc
Named Person: Marjane Satrapi; Marjane Satrapi
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marjane Satrapi
ISBN: 9780099523994 009952399X
OCLC Number: 187292801
Language Note: In English; translated from the French.
Notes: Film tie-in.
Originally published: London: Jonathan Cape, 2006.
Description: 343 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
Contents: Persepolis : The story of childhood. Originally published: London: Jonathan Cape, 2003 - Persepolis 2 : The story of a return. Originally published: London: Jonathan Cape, 2004.
Responsibility: Marjane Satrapi.

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"A revelation...you will remember it for a very long time" -- Mark Haddon "Persepolis is a stylish, clever and moving weapon of mass destruction" -- David Jenkins Sunday Telegraph "The magic of Read more...

 
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