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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 Only Street in Paris: Life on the Rue des Martyrs

Elaine Sciolino - Travel - 2015 - 256 pages
A delightful and beguiling look at life on a small Paris street. Elaine Sciolino, the former Paris bureau chief of the New York Times, invites us on a tour of her favorite ...
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Tehran Blues: Youth Culture in Iran

Kaveh Basmenji - Social Science - 2013 - 350 pages
More than two decades after their parents rose up against the Shah’s excesses, increasing numbers of young Iranians are risking jail at the hands of religious paramilitaries ...
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Bitter Friends, Bosom Enemies: Iran, the U.S., and the Twisted Path to ...

Barbara Slavin - Political Science - 2009 - 272 pages
With lucid analysis and engaging storytelling, USA Today senior diplomatic correspondent Barbara Slavin portrays the complex love-hate relationship between Iran and the United ...
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Let the Swords Encircle Me: Iran--A Journey Behind the Headlines

Scott Peterson - History - 2010 - 752 pages
NO OTHER COUNTRY SO DOMINATES THE HEADLINES: Iran is portrayed as a nuclear threat, a terrorist nation, a charter member of the Axis of Evil bent on the destruction of Israel ...
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In the Rose Garden of the Martyrs: A Memoir of Iran

Christopher de Bellaigue - Biography & Autobiography - 2006 - 304 pages
The history of Iran in the late twentieth century is a chronicle of religious fervor and violent change -- from the Islamic Revolution that ousted the Shah in favor of a rigid ...
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