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La Seduction: How the French Play the Game of Life

Elaine Sciolino - Social Science - 2011 - 352 pages
The hidden truth about the French way of life: it's all about seduction—its rules, its pleasures, its secrets France is a seductive country, seductive in its elegance, its ...
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The outlaw state: Saddam Hussein's quest for power and the Gulf crisis

Elaine Sciolino - Biography & Autobiography - 1991 - 320 pages
Traces Saddam Hussein's rise to power, describes his efforts to turn Iraq into a regional superpower, and discusses how his quest for greatness betrayed other Arabs and sent ...
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The Soul of Iran: A Nation's Struggle for Freedom

Afshin Molavi - Political Science - 2010 - 352 pages
The truths about Iran; quite different truths from versions put forward by Washington, Tehran, and the media. Iran thundered onto the world stage in 1979 with an Islamic ...
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Iran in Crisis?: The Future of the Revolutionary Regime and the US Response

Roger Howard - Political Science - 2004 - 232 pages
Is Iran at a crossroads? The recent US - led wars in Iraq and Afghanistan have brought new opportunities and dangers that could conceivably either herald a new rapprochement ...
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Defying the Iranian Revolution: From a Minister to the Shah to a Leader of ...

Manouchehr Ganji - History - 2002 - 263 pages
The realities of Iranian life are far more harrowing than most people imagine from the outside. Most of the population is under 30 and opposes the cruel and corrupt regime ...
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The People Reloaded: The Green Movement and the Struggle for Iran's Future

Nader Hashemi, Danny Postel - History - 2011 - 464 pages
A definitive collection of essays and documents on the movement behind Iran's mass protests Since June of 2009, the Islamic Republic of Iran has seen the most dramatic ...
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Tehran blues: how Iranian youth rebelled against Iran's founding fathers

Kaveh Basmenji - Social Science - 2005 - 349 pages
More than two decades after their parents rose up against the Shah's excesses, increasing numbers of young Iranians risk jail at the hands of religious paramilitaries roughly ...
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Honeymoon in Tehran: Two Years of Love and Danger in Iran

Azadeh Moaveni - Biography & Autobiography - 2010 - 352 pages
The Iranian-American author describes her return to Iran as a reporter for "Time" magazine, her marriage to an Iranian man, the repressive Iranian society and its impact, and ...
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