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Stories from Iran A Chicago Anthology 1921-1991 by Heshmat Moayyad

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Published by Mage Publishers .
Written in English


  • Modern fiction,
  • Short stories,
  • Fiction,
  • Indo-Iranian Literature,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Indic, East Indo-European & Dravidian Languages,
  • Short Stories (Anthologies),
  • Short stories, Persian,
  • Translations into English

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages576
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8389690M
ISBN 100934211280
ISBN 109780934211284

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