Iran Awakening

Iran Awakening

From Prison to Peace Prize : One Woman's Struggle at the Crossroads of History

Large Print - 2007
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Telling her extraordinary story, an Iranian human rights lawyer and activist, and Nobel Peace Prize laureate, chronicles her childhood and upbringing, her education and student years at the University of Tehran, her marriage and its challenges, her religious faith, her life as a mother, and as an advocate for the oppressed.
Publisher: Anstey [England] : F.A. Thorpe, 2007, c2006
Edition: 1st Charnwood ed., large print ed. --
ISBN: 9781846176111
Branch Call Number: LP 323.092 Ibadi 3558ad 1
Characteristics: xix, 292 p. :,ill., map. --
Additional Contributors: Moaveni, Azadeh 1976-


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Feb 09, 2011

We live such sheltered lives from the struggles that others face on a daily basis and Shirin gives us a look inside Iran that reveals this without gore. Well done without using shock. Good bookclub selection if interested in social justice at all.

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