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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 New York Times Bestseller: “Sciolino’s sharply observed account serves as a testament to . . . Paris— the city of light, of literature, of life itself.” —The New Yorker ...
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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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The Last Great Revolution

Robin B. Wright - History - 2001 - 351 pages
Arguing that the Iranian revolution will stand with the French and Russian revolutions as one of the greatest movements of the modern era, the author describes the ongoing ...
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Bitter Friends, Bosom Enemies: Iran, the U.S., and the Twisted Path to ...

Barbara Slavin - Political Science - 2007 - 258 pages
Examines the relations between Iran and the United States at the beginning of the twenty-first century, focusing on the missed opportunities which allegedly resulted from the ...
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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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