The Ayatollah Begs to Differ: The Paradox of Modern Iran (Large Print / Hardcover, Large Print)

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The Ayatollah Begs to Differ: The Paradox of Modern Iran, is a fabulously readable and timely book. Hooman Majd was born in Tehran the grandson of an eminent Ayatollah, was educated in the West, and holds dual citizenship in Iran and the United States. A journalist and former record executive, he also frequently translates for high-level officials, including Iranian President Ahmadinejad. His unique perspective and prodigious talents as a writer make this the most enlightening and important book to be published on Iran in recent years.

— Sara, Atlanta

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This stylish, witty, and enlightening portrait of contemporary Iran brilliantly captures the often misunderstood character of the people and their complex, paradoxical, and changing nation. Two 8-page color photo inserts.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781602853836
Large Print: Yes
Publisher: Center Point
Publication Date: February 2009