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Inside Iran

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The Islamic Republic of Iran is at the center of world attention politically, socially, and culturallybut it remains largely a cipher to the West. Award-winning photographer Mark Edward Harris has traveled throughout Iran to produce the first contemporary photographic book on a place seldom seen or understood. His images of daily life offer a fascinating look at a society ...more
Hardcover, 208 pages
Published July 2nd 2008 by Chronicle Books
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دو تا ستاره به خاطر این که عکاس محترم فقط پنجاه درصدی که خودش دوست داشت رو دید و ثبت کرد و به بقیه نشون داد و از باقی ماجرا غافل شد
Mohammad Ali

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هریس، عکاس این مجموعه، آنگونه که در مقدمه می گوید زمانی تصمیم به انجام این سفر و عکاسی از ایران گرفت که تنش در رابطه ی ایران و غرب اوج گرفته بود و مدتی می گذشت از آن روزی که بوش پسر ایران را از کشورهای محور شرارت خوانده بود. مسأله ی هسته ای هم بادی بود بر این آتش. هریس حس می کرد شناخت ایران هر روزه و دیدن آن جنبه هایی از زندگی که در رسانه ها دیده نمی شوند در این مقطع ضروری است

او که طبق گفته خود سابقه سفر به هشتاد کشور را دارد و قبل از این به کره ی شمالی هم رفته بوده، در
Mar 31, 2013 Louise rated it 4 of 5 stars
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This coffee table book meets my standards for the genre: quality and size of photos, sturdy paper, a minimum of text and a balance of people culture and scenery.

I like that it is geographically arranged. It starts with a map showing the country and its many neighbors. There is an introductory paragraph for each area's chapter.

Coffee table books should have big photos (so I think), especially now that we can see small ones on the internet, and this book meets that criteria. There are several doub
Jul 12, 2015 Angel rated it 2 of 5 stars
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دو تا ستاره به خاطر این که عکاس محترم فقط پنجاه درصدی که خودش دوست داشت رو دید و ثبت کرد و به بقیه نشون داد و از باقی ماجرا غافل شد
Some really beautiful photographs from Iran.
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