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The Resource Saved by beauty : adventures of an American romantic in Iran, Roger Housden

Saved by beauty : adventures of an American romantic in Iran, Roger Housden

Label
Saved by beauty : adventures of an American romantic in Iran
Title
Saved by beauty
Title remainder
adventures of an American romantic in Iran
Statement of responsibility
Roger Housden
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Poet, adventurer, and unapologetic romantic Housden travels to Iran to learn about the people, the culture, and the art of this misunderstood land
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Housden, Roger
Dewey number
955
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS259.2
LC item number
.H68 2011
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Housden, Roger
  • Jalāl al-Dīn Rūmī
  • Ḥāfiẓ
  • Americans
  • Iran
  • Iran
  • Iran
  • Iran
Label
Saved by beauty : adventures of an American romantic in Iran, Roger Housden
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Writing Iran -- Leaving the known -- Paradise and poetry -- Talking stones -- Return to the source -- The blue dome -- Drink the wine -- More than one veil -- Christmas in Tehran -- One imam and three wise men -- The sorrow in Shiraz -- Razor's edge -- Politics as usual -- In Mesopotamia -- Return to beauty -- Interrogation, with room service
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 290 p.
Isbn
9780307587732
Lccn
2011003323
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • sky235179586
  • (OCoLC)676726669
  • 797361
Label
Saved by beauty : adventures of an American romantic in Iran, Roger Housden
Publication
Contents
Writing Iran -- Leaving the known -- Paradise and poetry -- Talking stones -- Return to the source -- The blue dome -- Drink the wine -- More than one veil -- Christmas in Tehran -- One imam and three wise men -- The sorrow in Shiraz -- Razor's edge -- Politics as usual -- In Mesopotamia -- Return to beauty -- Interrogation, with room service
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 290 p.
Isbn
9780307587732
Lccn
2011003323
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • sky235179586
  • (OCoLC)676726669
  • 797361

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