My Prison, My Home

My Prison, My Home

One Woman's Story of Captivity in Iran

Book - 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'sIran. Esfandiari's riveting, deeply personal, and illuminating first-person account of her ordeal is the inspiring tale of one woman's triumph over interrogation, intimidation, and fear. Offering a shocking, close-up view inside t he 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

Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Ecco, c2009.
ISBN: 9780061583278
Characteristics: 230 p., [8] p. of plates :,ill. ;,24 cm.


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Jul 17, 2012

Amazing story. It's a story of the author's extraordinary and unfortunate experience in Iran.

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