Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
Publisher: Broadway Books On Sale: June 27, 2006 Price: $16.00
The fifteenth of thirty-six children, Sattareh Farman Farmaian was born in Iran in 1921 to a wealthy and powerful shazdeh, or prince, and spent a happy childhood in her father’s Tehran harem. Inspired and empowered by his ardent belief in education, she defied tradition by traveling alone at the age of...
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