Forever Under Construction

Old Times

Posted in Iran, Society, USA by homeyra on March 12, 2007

Tales From The Zirzameen
For Love of Persia by Brian H. Appleton

Since the age of 16 in 1966 until the present day I have been a lover of Persian culture and language. I went to Iran for the first time when I was 16 as the house guest of an old aristocratic family who could trace both sides of their family back 1000 years and showed me titles and land grants which had been given to their ancestors by Nader Shah.

I went to school in Rome, Italy for five years with one of their sons who started teaching me Farsi in exchange for English, but he also taught me much, much more than just the language …” read more

Open letter to Senator Feinstein on alleged “Iranian Threat”

by Brian H. Appleton

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Tehran in the 60’s, Ferdowsi Street, Estambol Cross

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1357 Shemiran
Photos from Tehranology
More photos of old Shemiran

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