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Mahmoud Dowlatabadi

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The Colonel
A Novel
Written by Mahmoud Dowlatabadi
Translated by Tom Patterdale


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
Publisher: Melville House
On Sale: May 8, 2012
Price: $17.95

A new novel by the master of Iranian letters that directly engages politics in Iran today

Ten years in the writing, this fearless novel—so powerful it’s banned in Iran—tells the stirring story of a tortured people forced to live under successive oppressive regimes.

It begins on a pitch black, rainy night, when... Read more >
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The Colonel
A Novel
Written by Mahmoud Dowlatabadi
Translated by Tom Patterdale


Format: eBook
Publisher: Melville House
On Sale: May 8, 2012
Price: $17.95

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Also available as a trade paperback.

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Missing Soluch
A Novel
Written by Mahmoud Dowlatabadi
Translated by Kamran Rastegar


Format: Trade Paperback, 375 pages
Publisher: Melville House
On Sale: March 1, 2007
Price: $16.95

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Missing Soluch
A Novel
Written by Mahmoud Dowlatabadi
Translated by Kamran Rastegar


Format: eBook
Publisher: Melville House
On Sale: April 10, 2012
Price: $16.95

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Also available as a trade paperback.

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Thirst
A Novel of the Iran-Iraq War
Written by Mahmoud Dowlatabadi
Translated by Martin E. Weir


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
Publisher: Melville House
On Sale: June 24, 2014
Price: $16.95

Winner of the Jan Michalski Prize for Literature
Longlisted for the Man Asian Literary Award
Shortlisted for the Haus der Kulturin’s 
International Literary Award  


In the midst of the Iran–Iraq War, an Iraqi journalist is given a tour of a military prison. The Major in charge of the camp informs the writer... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.

Thirst
A Novel of the Iran-Iraq War
Written by Mahmoud Dowlatabadi
Translated by Martin E. Weir


Format: eBook
Publisher: Melville House
On Sale: August 12, 2014
Price: $16.95

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