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The complete Persepolis /

by Satrapi, Marjane; Satrapi, Marjane.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Pantheon Books, [Ã2007]Edition: 1st ed.Description: 341 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9780375714832; 0375714839 .Other title: Persepolis.Uniform titles: Persepolis. English.Subject(s): Satrapi, Marjane, 1969- -- Comic books, strips, etc | Islamic fundamentalism -- Iran -- Comic books, strips, etc | Girls -- Iran -- Biography | Families -- Iran -- Comic books, strips, etc | Iranians -- Foreign countries -- Comic books, strips, etc | Emigration and immigration -- Psychological aspects -- Comic books, strips, etc | Autobiographical comic books, strips, etc | Iran -- History -- Revolution, 1979 -- Personal narratives | Iran -- History -- Revolution, 1979 -- Comic books, strips, etc | Iran -- History -- 1979-1997 -- Comic books, strips, etc | Iran -- Social conditions -- 1979-1997 -- Comic books, strips, etc | Graphic novels
Contents:
Introduction -- The veil -- The bicycle -- The water cell -- Persepolis -- The letter -- The party -- The heroes -- Moscow -- The sheep -- The trip -- The F-14s -- The jewels -- The key -- The wine -- The cigarette -- The passport -- Kim Wilde -- The Shabbat -- The dowry -- The soup -- Tyrol -- Pasta -- The pill -- The vegetableThe horse -- Hide and seek -- The croissant -- The veil -- The return -- The joke -- Skiing -- The exam -- The makeup -- The convocation -- The socks -- The wedding -- The satellite -- The end.
Summary: Persepolis is the story of Marjane Satrapi's childhood and coming of age within a large and loving family in Tehran during the Islamic Revolution; of the contradictions between private life and public life in a country plagued by political upheaval; of her high school years in Vienna facing the trials of adolescence far from her family; of her homecoming--both sweet and terrible; and, finally, of her self-imposed exile from her beloved homeland.Summary: Collects a two-part graphic memoir, in which the great-granddaughter of Iran's last emperor and the daughter of ardent Marxists describes growing up in Tehran, a country plagued by political upheaval and vast contradictions between public and private life.
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General Collection General Collection ADULT GRAPHIC NOVEL SHELVES ADULT GRAPHIC NOVEL SATRAPI, M. (Browse shelf) Complete Available

Contains the author's Persepolis (2003) and Persepolis 2 (2004).

Introduction -- The veil -- The bicycle -- The water cell -- Persepolis -- The letter -- The party -- The heroes -- Moscow -- The sheep -- The trip -- The F-14s -- The jewels -- The key -- The wine -- The cigarette -- The passport -- Kim Wilde -- The Shabbat -- The dowry -- The soup -- Tyrol -- Pasta -- The pill -- The vegetableThe horse -- Hide and seek -- The croissant -- The veil -- The return -- The joke -- Skiing -- The exam -- The makeup -- The convocation -- The socks -- The wedding -- The satellite -- The end.

Persepolis is the story of Marjane Satrapi's childhood and coming of age within a large and loving family in Tehran during the Islamic Revolution; of the contradictions between private life and public life in a country plagued by political upheaval; of her high school years in Vienna facing the trials of adolescence far from her family; of her homecoming--both sweet and terrible; and, finally, of her self-imposed exile from her beloved homeland.

Collects a two-part graphic memoir, in which the great-granddaughter of Iran's last emperor and the daughter of ardent Marxists describes growing up in Tehran, a country plagued by political upheaval and vast contradictions between public and private life.

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