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Saved by beauty : adventures of an American romantic in Iran

Author: Roger Housden
Publisher: New York : Broadway Books, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Poet, adventurer, and unapologetic romantic Housden travels to Iran to learn about the people, the culture, and the art of this misunderstood land.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Housden, Roger.
Saved by beauty.
New York : Broadway Books, ©2011
(DLC) 2011003323
(OCoLC)676726669
Named Person: Roger Housden; Jalāl al-Dīn Rūmī, Maulana; Ḥāfiẓ; Ḥāfiẓ; Roger Housden; Jalāl al-Dīn Rūmī, Maulana
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Roger Housden
ISBN: 0307587754 9780307587756
OCLC Number: 748282593
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 290 pages) : map
Contents: Writing Iran --
Leaving the known --
Paradise and poetry --
Talking stones --
Return to the source --
The blue dome --
Drink the wine --
More than one veil --
Christmas in Tehran --
One imam and three wise men --
The sorrow in Shiraz --
Razor's edge --
Politics as usual --
In Mesopotamia --
Return to beauty --
Interrogation, with room service.
Responsibility: Roger Housden.

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Poet, adventurer, and unapologetic romantic Housden travels to Iran to learn about the people, the culture, and the art of this misunderstood land.

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