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Mute dreams, blind owls, and dispersed knowledges Persian poesis in the transnational circuitry by Michael M. J. Fischer

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Published by Duke University Press in Durham, N.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Iran

Subjects:

  • Motion pictures -- Iran -- History.,
  • Iran -- Civilization.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [433]-448) and index.

StatementMichael M. J. Fischer.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN1993.5.I846 F57 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 474 p. :
Number of Pages474
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3290740M
ISBN 10082233285X, 0822332981
LC Control Number2004006055

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