Jamie Maslin's book is Iran from the ground up, and a total surprise to those who only know the media version of that country. A fascinating likeness of a complicated people--Anthony Brandt, editor of the "Journals of Lewis and Clark," and "The National Geographic Adventure Classics" series
About the Author
is a writer and traveler. He has hitchhiked from England to Iran and couch-surfed all over Latin America. He lives in London, England.