The Ayatollah Begs to Differ: The Paradox of Modern Iran

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Hooman Majd, acclaimed journalist and New York-residing grandson of an Ayatollah, has a unique perspective on his Iranian homeland. In this vivid, warm and humorous insider's account, he opens our eyes to an Iran that few people see, meeting opium-smoking clerics, women cab drivers and sartorially challenged presidential officials, among others. Revealing a country where both t-shirt wearing teenagers and religious martyrs express pride in their Persian origins, that is deeply religious yet highly cosmopolitan, ...

The Ayatollah Begs to Differ: The Paradox of Modern Iran 2009, Anchor Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780767928014

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The Ayatollah Begs to Differ: The Paradox of Modern Iran 2009, Center Point, Thorndike, ME

ISBN-13: 9781602853836

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The Ayatollah Begs to Differ: The Paradox of Modern Iran 2009, Penguin Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780141047416

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The Ayatollah Begs to Differ: The Paradox of Modern Iran 2008, Doubleday Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780385523349

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