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Author: Marjane Satrapi
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, 2007. ©2004
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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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  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Comic
Comic books, strips, etc
Young adult nonfiction
Autobiographical comics
History
Cartoons and comics
tecknade serier
Biography Comic books, strips, etc
Biography
Personal narratives
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Satrapi, Marjane, 1969-
Complete Persepolis.
New York : Pantheon Books, [©2007]
(OCoLC)743253946
Named Person: Marjane Satrapi; Marjane Satrapi; Marjane Satrapi; Marjane Satrapi; Marjane Satrapi; Marjane Satrapi
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Marjane Satrapi
ISBN: 9780375714832 0375714839 9781435276253 1435276256 9780375714382 0375714383
OCLC Number: 153773813
Notes: Contains the author's Persepolis (2003) and Persepolis 2 (2004). Persepolis was originally published in France in two volumes as Persepolis 1 and Persepolis 2 in 2000 and 2001, respectively. Persepolis 2 was originally published in France in two volumes as Persepolis 3 and Persepolis 4 in 2002 and 2003, respectively.
Description: 341 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Persepolis: the story of a childhood --
Persepolis: the story of a return. 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 vegetable --
The 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.
Other Titles: Persepolis.
Persepolis
Responsibility: Marjane Satrapi.

Abstract:

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.
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