The unique culture of Iran and the sweep of its history are revealed in this evocative travelogue of an American family searching for a lost friend in the country of their youth.Growing up in Tehran in the 1960s, Terence Ward and his brothers were watched over by Hassan, the family’s cook, housekeep...
Choc des cultures entre le Moyen-Orient et l'AmériqueL’odyssée de la famille Ward en Iran à la recherche d’un être cher ressemble à un rêve éveillé. Avec pour seuls indices une photo jaunie, un nom propre et le nom d’un village déformé par le temps, ce petit groupe traverse un pays, une culture, une...
Professor Apostoli Sirtis has little inkling of the horrors he is about to unleash when he perfects his molecular transfer machine. Unwittingly he succeeds in bringing to life the Titans, whom Zeus had consigned to Tartarus for all eternity. Zeus himself is forced to reappear too, with his children ...
Terence G. Ward
Searching for Hassan: A Journey to the Heart of Iran by Ward, Terence [Anchor...
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Now celebrated as one of the great painters of the Renaissance, Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio fled Rome in 1606 to escape retribution for killing a man in a brawl. Three years later he was in Naples, where he painted The Seven Acts of Mercy. A year later he died at the age of thirty-eight under ...