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The immortals of Tehran : a novel / Ali Aragi.

Araghi, Ali, (author.).
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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Greenwood PL - Greenwood FICTION Araghi (Text) 36626104137740 2nd Floor New Adult Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville FIC ARA (Text) 37323005479921 NEW-BKS Available -
Putnam County Public Library - Main FIC ARA (Text) 30041002338711 New Book Section Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781612198187
  • ISBN: 161219818X
  • Physical Description: 390 pages ; genealogical table ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Brooklyn, NY : Melville House Publishing, [2020]

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"As a child living in his family's apple orchard, Ahmad Torkash-Vand treasures his great-great-great-great grandfather's every mesmerizing world. On the day of his father's death, Ahmad listens closely as the seemingly immortal elder tells him the tale of a centuries-old family curse . . . and the boy's own fated role in the story. Ahmad grows up to suspect that something unseen must be interfering with his family, as he struggles to hold them together through decades of famine, loss, and political turmoil in Iran. As the world transforms around him, each turn of Ahmad's life is a surprise: from street brawler to father of two impossibly gifted daughters; from radical poet to politician with a target on his back. These lives, and the many unforgettable stories alongside his, converge and catch fire at the center of the Revolution."--Provided by publisher.
Subject: Poets > Fiction.
Families > Fiction.
Conflict of generations > Fiction.
Iran > History > 20th century > Fiction.
Genre: Magic realist fiction.
Historical fiction.

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