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I'm writing you from Tehran : a granddaughter's search for her family's past and their country's future

Author: Delphine Minoui; Emma Ramadan
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2019. ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First American editionView all editions and formats
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A French-Iranian journalist recounts how her first post-revolution visit home to Iran in 1998 turned into a ten-year stay during which she witnessed remarkable political transformations and came to understand life under a volatile regime of suspicion and fear.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Autobiographies
Named Person: Delphine Minoui; Delphine Minoui; Minoui family.; Minoui family.
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Delphine Minoui; Emma Ramadan
ISBN: 9780374175221 0374175225
OCLC Number: 1036196442
Language Note: In English, translated from the French.
Notes: Translation of: Je vous écris de Téhéran.
Description: 306 pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Je vous écris de Téhéran.
I am writing you from Tehran
Responsibility: Delphine Minoui ; translated from the French by Emma Ramadan.

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Suffering the recent loss of her beloved grandfather and newly committed to a career in journalism, Delphine Minoui decided to visit Iran for the first time since the revolution - since she was four  Read more...

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"Delphine Minoui's poignant new book is a love letter, by turns devastating and joyful, to a country and a people whose history is deeply intertwined with that of the West. Lucidly observed and Read more...

 
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