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Persepolis

Author: Marjane Satrapi
Publisher: London : Jonathan Cape, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print 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: Comics (Graphic works)
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Named Person: Marjane Satrapi; Marjane Satrapi
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marjane Satrapi
ISBN: 0224080393 9780224080392
OCLC Number: 1143850167
Language Note: Translated from the French.
Notes: Originally published: in 2 vols.
Description: 343 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Persepolis : The story of a childhood --
Persepolis : The story of a return.
Other Titles: Persepolis.
Responsibility: Marjane Satrapi.

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Wise, often funny, sometimes heartbreaking, Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood tells the story of Marjane Satrapi's life in Tehran from the ages of six to fourteen, years that saw the overthrow 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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