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Author Moshiri, Farnoosh.

Title The drum tower [Axis 360 electronic resource] / Farnoosh Moshiri.

Imprint New York : Black Heron Press, 2014.
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Description 1 online resource (478 p.)
Note Description based upon print version of record.
Contents Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Acknowledgments; Book I: The Bird of Knowledge; Book II: Circular Flights; Book III: The Last Circle
Summary The Drum Tower is Farnoosh Moshiri's fourth work of fiction concerned with the deleterious effects of the Iranian Revolution of 1979. This novel, told by a mentally ill, 16-year-old girl, depicts the fall?of Drum Tower, the house of a family descended from generations of War Ministers. Rich in characters-Talkhoon, who struggles to control the winds she hears inside her head and who tells the story; Assad, a man made evil by his love for her; Anvar Angha, Talkhoon's grandfather who has devoted his life to writing a book about the Simorgh (the mythical bird of knowledge; the Persian Phoenix) but.
Subject Mentally ill women -- Iran -- Fiction.
Teenage girls -- Iran -- Fiction.
Iran -- History -- Revolution, 1979 -- Fiction.
Genre Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Baker & Taylor Axis 360
Other Form: Print version: Moshiri, Farnoosh The Drum Tower New York : Black Heron Press,c2014
ISBN 9781936364114 electronic bk.
1936364115 electronic bk.
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