Married to a Stranger
Married to a Stranger

When Minou Hakini marries a man of her own choosing-an intellectual and a radical-and moves to Abadan, a thriving oil town near the Iraqi border, she imagines her life will be adventurous and liberating. Before long, however, she becomes aware of her husband's suspicious liaisons and dangerous activities. Her struggle to forge her own identity as a woman in contemporary Iran is charged with passion, anger, and finally a need to escape.

Nahid Rachlin is an Iranian who lives in New York and teaches at Barnard College. She is the author of Foreigner and The Heart's Desire, both novels, and Veils, a collection of short stories.

Title Married to a Stranger
Author Nahid Rachlin
Publisher City Lights Publishers
Title First Published 01 May 1993
Format Paperback
Nb of pages 232 p.
ISBN-10 0872862763
ISBN-13 9780872862760
Publication Date 01 May 1993
Main content page count 232
Weight 16 oz.
List Price $12.95

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