My prison, my home: one woman's story of captivity in Iran

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My Prison, My Home is the harrowing true story of Iranian-American scholar Haleh Esfandiari's arrest on false charges and subsequent incarceration in Evin Prison, the most notorious penitentiary in Ahmadinejad'sIran. Esfandiari's riveting, deeply personal, and illuminating first-person account of her ordeal is the inspiring tale of one woman's triumph over interrogation, intimidation, and fear. Offering a shocking, close-up view inside t he paranoid mindset of the repressive Ahmadinejad regime , My Prison, My Home sheds light on a high-stakes international incident that sparked protests from some of the world's most influential public figures--including Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, and former U.S. Secretary of State Madeline Albright

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Iran -- Politics and government -- 21st century
Iranian American authors -- Biography
Iranian American women -- Biography
Isfandiyārī, Hālāh
Islam and politics -- Iran
Women political prisoners -- Iran -- Biography
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Iranian American women
Isfandiyārī, Hālāh
Islam and politics
Politics and government
Women political prisoners