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It would have added a layer of understanding, and more depth to the facts. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Even for someone like me who didn’t learn much the writer’s wit and narrative strength pulled me along, and beyond informing you, it makes you feel and experience the revolutionary Iran.
This book reads as journalism much more than the narrative of a book. In each ‘from the notes’ section he tells a story or writes an essay on an item he has previously written his own notes about.
Reagiscono in modo diverso alla vista del sangue. I came out knowing more about the situation, but I can’t help thinking there are some gaping holes in my knowledge, and this book, rather than informing me of the history, the sequence and the events, would have been much more powerful if I already knew the basics.
It peaked my interest enough to zsachinszach to explore this topic and history further.
He goes beyond the simple observations and asks questions best answered by the human psyche. Jun 17, Ali Nazifpour rated it it was amazing. Each ph Szacihnszach short eloquent book will give you a history of Iran up to the immediate aftermath of the Revolution.
Political books have been accused of being dead in the sense that the words just don’t come to life, you could never possibly say that about this book which delves deeply into the psychology of men and nations. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?
Shah of Shahs
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I have read szchinszach couple of Kapuscinski’s books szachinzach, and I am impressed by his style, and I like his writing a lot, but for me, this one was a harder read. Ryszard Kapuscinski is known as a dedicated journalist, one who puts himself in the situation, rather than analysing it from a distance – and he is somewhat a specialist in revolutions!
The first and third parts – relatively short, are commentaries. Lists with This Book. I loved the read – the first thing I’ll say is that I can perfectly recommend it. He is clearly looking at it analysing it as he writes – I personally think he missed kapusxinski trick my not putting the photographs in the book – a picture kapuscisnki a thousand words and all that In those two, the auth What can I say?
Apr 10, Jessica rated it really liked it Shelves: Refresh and try again. This knowledge didn’t come from his first-hand encounter with Muslim world. That is, it made art, and Shah of Shahs I felt was notable for that: For a cassette, he describes an interview he recorded.
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Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Kapuscinski tells the story of a nation which by extension mirrors so many different nations szachisnzach different times and different places.
In those two, the author collected his impressions of decades of long visits as a reporter — in the first case, portraying the complex mosaic of African nations and peoples and, in the second, something similar but related to the nationalities that had integrated the crumbling Soviet Union Shah of Shahs is an incredibly moving, human account of two Iranian revolutions that ends with the sentence, “You are a poet.
Si tratta di provare a rimettere al loro posto le schegge di un discorso sul potere e sulle sue alterne vicende. Through ordinary lives he shows the reader to see how Savak was able to make fear a national characteristic. In Shah of Shahs Kapuscinski brings a mythographer’s perspective and a novelist’s virtuosity to bear on the overthrow of the last Shah of Iran, one of the most infamous of the United States’ client-dictators, who resolved to transform his country into “a second America in a generation,” only to be toppled virtually overnight.
Shah of Shahs by Ryszard Kapuściński
The opening and closing sections serve as thin yet devastating historical commentaries, while the middle section, the character development, is more tonal, ethereal. Sono reportage ottimi per conoscere e capire quella parte del mondo di cui si parla sempre troppo poco.
Through a series of photographs he describes the rise of the Pahlavis to the Peacock throne, from humble origins to powerful monarchs. From his vantage point at the break-up of the o In Shah of Shahs Kapuscinski brings a mythographer’s perspective and a novelist’s virtuosity to bear on the overthrow of the last Shah of Iran, one of the most infamous of the United States’ client-dictators, who resolved to transform his country into kapkscinski second America in a generation,” only to be toppled virtually overnight.
Una dittatura, per reggersi, deve creare paura e terrore sulla gente: And then you szachinszacn whole, you feel eminent, you are near paradise, you are a poet.