The song of the bloody road (Massacre in Mecca), 1987. Zahra Rahnavard.

The song of the bloody road (Massacre in Mecca), 1987

[Tehran]: Ketab International Institute, 1988. Pamphlet. 39p., staplebound booklet, very good.

Poetry by the Iranian revolutionary about the clashes between Shia demonstrators and Saudi Arabian security forces during the Hajj pilgrimage of 1987, in which over 400 people died. Her outspoken advocacy of women's rights eventually led Rahnavard to become an opposition activist; she was under house arrest for seven years.

Cat.No: 266681

Price: $75.00