First published in England in 1991 to considerable acclaim, Roxane Zand's translation of Simin Daneshvar's first novel (written in 1969-the first by any Iranian
For those wishing to glean meaningful information about the role of communications prior to and during Iran's tumultuous revolution, this is an outstanding book
The Middle East has a limited supply of water. The countries of the region are making increased demands upon that supply.
Gilles Kepel is a Fr
Palestinians today are fleeing Israeli oppression-and seeking statehood-on two paths, the Islamic and the Nationalist.
Avi Shlaim, author of the masterly Collusion Across the Jordan (1988), has written a short history of Western interven