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Persepolis

Author: Marjane Satrapi
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The intelligent and outspoken child of radical Marxists, and the great-granddaughter of Iran's last emperor, Satrapi bears witness to a childhood uniquely entwined with the history of her country. Persepolis paints an unforgettable portrait of daily life in Iran and of the bewildering contradictions between home life and public life. This is a beautiful and intimate story full of tragedy and humour - raw, honest  Read more...
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Material Type: Biography, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marjane Satrapi
ISBN: 9780099523994 009952399X
OCLC Number: 690702007
Notes: Contient les volumes 1 et 2.
Description: 1 vol. (343 p.) : ill., couv. ill. ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Marjanne Satrapi.

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CHOSEN BY EMMA WATSON FOR 'OUR SHARED SHELF' FEMINIST BOOK CLUBThe Story of a Childhood and The Story of a ReturnThe intelligent and outspoken child of radical Marxists, and the great-grandaughter of  Read more...

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"As Iran enters another important period of change...I think this is particularly good time to pick up Persepolis. Satrapi's deceptively simple, almost whimsical drawings belie the seriousness and Read more...

 
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