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Book Information: Terrorists of Irustan, the

Terrorists of Irustan, the (1999) [Novel]
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Zahra IbSada is a talented medicant on the planet of Irustan. In a nation where women's rights are drastically restricted, her job allows her to see much joy-and pain-in the lives of the women she heals. A wife is brutally beaten. A prostitute suffers at the hands of her employers. And her best friend Kalen struggles to save her daughter from a cruel marriage. She begs Zahra for help. Although Karen's plan goes against her medicant vows, Zahra reluctantly agrees. But this silent act of terrorism will have far-reaching consequences-for herself, and for all the women of her planet...

Original title: The Terrorists of Irustan
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionScience FictionSocial Criticism
FictionScience FictionPolitical

Edition #1: Terrorists of Irustan, the

Terrorists of Irustan, the (1999)
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Language: English

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  • "A dark, richly imagined tale...a thoughtful meditation upon the dangers of fanaticism and the strength of the human spirit." Sharon Shinn
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Terrorists of Irustan, the (1999)


ISBN: 0606192441

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