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Marriage on the street corners of Tehran : a novel based on true stories of temporary marriage / Nadia Shahram.

Shahram, Nadia, (author.).

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Lebanon PL - Lebanon F SHA (Text) 34330512999484 Adult - General Fiction Available -
Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library FIC SHA (Text) 70741000140719 Adult Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781936268177
  • ISBN: 1936268175
  • Physical Description: 319 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Scottsdale, Arizona : Unhooked Books, an imprint of High Conflict Institute Press, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally published: New York : Asateer Press, 2011.
Includes discussion questions.
Summary, etc.: Married off at the age of twelve, Ateesh finds the courage to escape her abusive arranged marriage, only to find herself trapped in the oppressive but socially accepted practice of temporary marriage. Here is her touching and tragic story of strength and survival.
Subject: Temporary marriage > Iran > Tehran > Fiction.
Arranged marriage > Iran > Tehran > Fiction.
Abused women > Iran > Tehran > Fiction.
Abused wives > Iran > Tehran > Fiction.
Muslim women > Social conditions > Fiction.
Tehran (Iran) > Fiction.
Iran > Social life and customs > Fiction.

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