Tapestries Of The Heart

Author: Nooshie Motaref
ISBN: 9781909477575
Size: 65.49 MB
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This award winning novel portrays four generations of Persian women over a span of one hundred years. It depicts the effects of religion and politics-ever changing in Iranian society. Tapestries stands out as a true representation of the cycle of life. The destinies of these characters are interwoven with many threads and the events and consequences throughout have a major impact on their lives. Throughout the generations, these women lived, loved, and fought for what they believed in. Though it was a struggle, they battled and endured when the odds were almost completely against them.


Author: Nooshie Motaref
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 1257095307
Size: 72.43 MB
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"This novel takes you to the land of roses and nightingales, where the larger threads of Iranian history entwine with the characters' lives... The resulting tapestry intertwines four generations: Mitra; her mother, Iran; her grandmother, Shirin; and her great-grandmother, Zahra. Each chapter follows the daily lives of these women, illustrating how they were pulled between their religion, Islam, and the modernization dictated to them by their kings. Today, many children of Persia are scattered all around the globe. Even so, they keep her close to their hearts and year for a day when Persia will regain her past glory"--p. 4 of cover.


Author: Surazeus Astarius
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 1387283103
Size: 57.95 MB
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Nehemiah People

Author: Paul Cuny
Publisher: Certa Publishing
ISBN: 1946466034
Size: 52.61 MB
Format: PDF
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Nehemiah People defines the sacred calling to bring God's divine order to all the spheres of culture outside the walls of the church house. In Nehemiah People, you will discover your purpose and destiny in society is on a much higher scale than you ever imagined. Through the life of Nehemiah of the Bible, this compelling book describes God’s positioning and development process for 21st Century men and women. You will begin to understand the challenges men and women with a Nehemiah type calling will most certainly face in our generation and practical solutions to those challenges.

The Medieval Medea

Author: Ruth Morse
Publisher: Boydell & Brewer Ltd
ISBN: 9780859914598
Size: 19.54 MB
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Wide-ranging study of the myth of Medea, concentrating on but not exclusively confined to its medieval incarnation.

The Facts On File Companion To Classical Drama

Author: John E. Thorburn
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 0816074984
Size: 65.18 MB
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Surveys important Greek and Roman authors, plays, characters, genres, historical figures and more.