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Not Without My Daughter

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In August 1984, Michigan housewife Betty Mahmoody accompanied her husband to his native Iran for a two-week vacation. To her horror, she found herself and her four-year-old daughter, Mahtob, virtual prisoners of a man rededicated to his Shiite Moslem faith, in a land where women are near-slaves and Americans are despised. Their only hope for escape lay in a dangerous underground that would not take her child...

Now the true story of this courageous woman and her breathtaking odyssey bursts upon the screen in the Pathe Entertainment production starring Academy Award-winner Sally Field!

Not Without My Daughter is a Literary Guild Alternate Selection.

Synopsis:

In August 1984, Michigan housewife Betty Mahmoody accompanied her husband to his native Iran for a two-week vacation. To her horror, she found herself and her four-year-old daughter, Mahtob, virtual prisoners of a man rededicated to his Shiite Moslem faith, in a land where women are near-slaves and Americans are despised. Their only hope for escape lay in a dangerous underground that would not take her child...

Now the true story of this courageous woman and her breathtaking odyssey bursts upon the screen in the Pathe Entertainment production starring Academy Award-winner Sally Field!

Not Without My Daughter is a Literary Guild Alternate Selection.

Synopsis:

The true story of Betty Mahmoody's escape from Iran with her daughter after her Iranian husband attempted to turn a two-week vacation into a permanent relocation and a life of subservience for Betty and her daughter.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780312925888
With:
Hoffer, William
Author:
Hoffer, William
Author:
Mahmoody, Betty
Publisher:
St. Martin's Press
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Women
Subject:
Women's Studies
Subject:
Wife abuse
Subject:
Ethnic Cultures
Subject:
Movie-TV Tie-In
Subject:
Iran
Subject:
Iran Social life and customs.
Subject:
Movie-TV Tie-In - General
Subject:
Ethnic Cultures - General
Subject:
Media Tie-In - General
Subject:
Women -- United States.
Subject:
Women -- Iran.
Subject:
Customs
Subject:
Traditions
Subject:
Customs & Traditions
Subject:
Biography-Women
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Mass market paperback
Series Volume:
143
Publication Date:
19910231
Binding:
MASS MARKET
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
432
Dimensions:
6.75 x 4.19 in

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Related Subjects

Arts and Entertainment » Film and Television » Novelization
Biography » Women
History and Social Science » Middle East » Iran and Persia
History and Social Science » Sociology » General
History and Social Science » World History » Middle East
Religion » Islam » General

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Product details 432 pages St. Martin's Press - English 9780312925888 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
In August 1984, Michigan housewife Betty Mahmoody accompanied her husband to his native Iran for a two-week vacation. To her horror, she found herself and her four-year-old daughter, Mahtob, virtual prisoners of a man rededicated to his Shiite Moslem faith, in a land where women are near-slaves and Americans are despised. Their only hope for escape lay in a dangerous underground that would not take her child...

Now the true story of this courageous woman and her breathtaking odyssey bursts upon the screen in the Pathe Entertainment production starring Academy Award-winner Sally Field!

Not Without My Daughter is a Literary Guild Alternate Selection.

"Synopsis" by , The true story of Betty Mahmoody's escape from Iran with her daughter after her Iranian husband attempted to turn a two-week vacation into a permanent relocation and a life of subservience for Betty and her daughter.
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