Honeymoon in Purdah

An Iranian Journey
Product Number: EB00683470
Released: Aug 25, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780307374714
Publisher: Vintage Canada
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Description

To go beyond the legacy of revolution, religious fundamentalism and veiled women and find the real people of Iran, a young Canadian dons the cloak of Islam. The result of Alison Wearing's journey is a warm, funny and shocking collection of riveting portraits and stories about the generous, irrepressible people she met. With a novelist's love of language and eye for detail, she takes the reader into the homes and hearts of people whose spirit, intelligence and laughter enlighten and impress. Beautifully written, engaging, fascinating at every turn, Honeymoon in Purdah reveals an Iran rarely seen by Westerners and leads this exceptional bestselling young writer across new literary borders. From the Trade Paperback edition.

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Author(s): Alison Wearing
Original Publish Date: Jan 29, 2010

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Author(s): Alison Wearing
Genre: Travel
Product Number EB00223006
Released: Apr 15, 2014
Business Term: 52 Circ / 730 Day
Publisher: Picador
ISBN: #9781466868335

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