My Prison, My Home: One Woman's Story of Captivity in Iran by Haleh Esfandiari

My Prison, My Home: One Woman's Story of Captivity in Iran

byHaleh Esfandiari

Kobo ebook | September 1, 2009

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My Prison, My Home is the harrowing true story of Iranian-American scholar Haleh Esfandiari’s arrest on false charges and subsequent incarceration in Evin Prison, the most notorious penitentiary in Ahmadinejad’s Iran. Esfandiari’s riveting, deeply personal, and illuminating first-person account of her ordealis the inspiring tale of one woman’s triumph over interrogation, intimidation, and fear. Offering a shocking, close-up view inside the paranoid mindset of the repressive Ahmadinejad regime, My Prison, My Home sheds light on a high-stakes international incident that sparked protests from some of the world’s most influential public figures—including Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, and former U.S. Secretary of State Madeline Albright

Title:My Prison, My Home: One Woman's Story of Captivity in IranFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:September 1, 2009Publisher:HarperCollins E-BooksLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0061941891

ISBN - 13:9780061941894

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Rated 3 out of 5 by from A memoir, like most from Evin and Iran There are a whole slew of books on Evin and Iran's female prisoners. This memoir is much like the others and adds really nothing new to the conversation.
Date published: 2018-04-17