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In the rose garden of the martyrs

Christopher De Bellaigue

In the rose garden of the martyrs

a memoir of Iran

by Christopher De Bellaigue

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Published by HarperCollins in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Iran -- History -- 1979-,
  • Iran -- Politics and government -- 1997-,
  • Iran -- Politics and government -- 1979-1997.,
  • Iran -- Social conditions -- 1979-,
  • Iran -- Economic conditions -- 1997-,
  • Iran -- Economic conditions -- 1979-1997.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementChristopher de Bellaigue.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS318.84 .D4 2004x
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 283 p. :
    Number of Pages283
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22602503M
    ISBN 100007113935


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Christopher de Bellaigue has worked as a journalist in South Asia and the Middle East, writing for the Economist and the Financial Times, the Independent, and the New York Review of first book, In the Rose Garden of the Martyrs, was short-listed for the Royal Society of Literature's Ondaatje Prize, and his second, Rebel Land, was short-listed for the Orwell  › Books › Biographies & Memoirs › Historical.

In the Rose Garden of the Martyrs is one of the outstanding books about the contemporary Middle East, written with depth, panache and feeling by a writer at the top of his game. De Bellaigue served as The Economist correspondent in Tehran during the noughties, a time when Iran's initial reformist era sparkled and :// IN THE ROSE GARDEN OF THE MARTYRS: A Memoir of Iran Buy this book martyrs of the Iran-Iraq war are interred—"rose garden" being an ironic rendition of rows of   Christopher de Bellaigue In the Rose Garden of the Martyrs Similar books.

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