Persian Mirrors The Elusive Face of Iran
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Description: The book that revealed Iran to the West, now with a new Afterword. Elaine Sciolino updatesPersian Mirrorsto include coverage of the 2005 presidential election in Iran. As a correspondent forNewsweekandThe New York Times,Sciolino has had more experience covering revolutionary Iran than any other American reporter. She was aboard the airplane that took Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini to Tehran in 1979 and was there for the revolution, the hostage crisis, the Iran-Iraq war, the rise of President Khatami, the riots of 1999, and the crisis over Iran's nuclear program. InPersian Mirrors,Sciolino takes us into the public and private spaces of Iran, uncovering an alluring and seductive nation where a great battle is raging -- not for control over territory, but for the soul of its people.
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List price: $25.99
Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: Free Press
Publication date: 10/3/2005
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.25" long x 1.25" tall
|Preface: Reflections and Distortions|
|Navigating the Islamic Republic|
|Getting There, Getting In|
|The Improvised Revolution|
|The Mullah Wore Beautiful Shoes|
|Private Lives, Women's Lives|
|Leaving the Islamic Republic at the Door|
|Sir, Have You Ever Beaten Your Wife?|
|The Chanel Beneath the Chador|
|The Spiritual, The Mystical|
|Beloved of the Night|
|Martyrs Never Die|
|The World of Qom|
|Space for the Outsiders|
|Dark Nights, Fear of Waves|
|The Tom and Jerry Game|
|Night Is with Child|
|A Republic in the Making?|
|Making Money God's Way|
|The Center of the Universe|
|Epilogue: The Bride Has Gone to Pick Flowers|
|Chronology of Events|