Prisoner of Tehran: A Memoir

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  • ISBN: 0143052179
  • Author: Marina Nemat
  • Publisher: Penguin Canada
  • Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • Date: April 8 2008
  • Pages: 288
  • Language: English

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In 1982, 16-year-old Marina Nemat was arrested on false charges by Iranian Revolutionary Guards and tortured in Tehran’s notorious Evin prison. At a time when most Western teenaged girls are choosing their prom dresses, Nemat was having her feet beaten by men with cables and listening …