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Author Bahari, Maziar, author.

Title Rosewater : a family's story of love, captivity, and survival / Maziar Bahari with Aimee Molloy ; foreword by Jon Meacham.

Publication Info. New York : Random House Trade Paperbacks, 2014.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    92 Bahari,M BAH    Available
Edition 2014 Random House trade paperback edition.
Description xxviii, 356 pages ; 21 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note "Now a major motion picture directed by Jon Stewart"--Cover.
"Previously published as Then they came for me"--Cover.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 355-356).
Summary "Maziar Bahari left London in June 2009 to cover Iran's presidential election, assuring his pregnant fiancee that he'd be back in just a few days, a week at most. But instead, he would spend the next three months in Iran's most notorious prison, enduring brutal interrogations at the hands of a man he knew only by his smell: Rosewater. For the Bahari family, wars, coups, and revolutions are not distant concepts but intimate realities they have suffered for generations: Maziar's father was imprisoned by the shah in the 1950s, and his sister by Ayatollah Khomeini in the 1980s. During the worst of his encounters with Rosewater, Maziar drew strength from the memories of his loved ones--and prayed that he would be released in time for the birth of his first child"--Back cover.
Subject Bahari, Maziar.
Bahari, Maziar -- Imprisonment.
Bahari, Maziar -- Family.
Political prisoners -- Iran -- Biography.
Journalists -- Iran -- Biography.
Journalists -- Canada -- Biography.
Motion picture producers and directors -- Canada -- Biography.
Iran -- History -- 1997- -- Biography.
Iran -- Politics and government -- 1997-
Added Author Molloy, Aimee, author.
Added Title Then they came for me
Other Editions: Reproduction of (manifestation): Bahari, Maziar. Then they came for me New York : Random House, c2011 (DLC) 2010053882
ISBN 9780812981803 pbk. : $16.00
0812981804 pbk. : $16.00

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