Unveiled

Unveiled

One Woman's Nightmare in Iran

Book - 1997
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She was trapped behind the veil of hell
Attractive exucated in Oxdord, and a respected journalist, Cherry Mosteshar seemed the last woman likely to become a terrified Islamic bride; beaten if a wisp of hair showed from beneath her head scarf, forbidden from leaving the country without her husband's permission, and legally worth half a man.
A nightmare world of violence and degradation
But Cherry wanted to returned to the homeland she knew as a child. Filled with ideals and longings, she hoped to help the fundamentalist-ruled national to enter the twentieth century. Instead, she ended up a virtual slave in a nation where a woman constantly experiences fear and degradation.
Now her true story can finally be told
This is Cherry's true story--from her arrival into a monstrous marriage where she became just one of her husband's wives, to her harrowing years as a victim of his sexual whims and his violent outbursts, to her heroic struggle to maintain her identiy while a prisoner stripped of all rights and dignity, to her plight as a terrified victim ready to do anything to save her own life and escape...
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Paperbacks, 1997, c1995.
ISBN: 9780312962883
0312962886
Characteristics: 352 p., [8] p. of plates :,ill., ports. ;,18 cm.

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