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Christopher de Bellaigue (born 1971 in London) is a journalist who has worked on the Middle East and South Asia since 1994. His work mostly chronicles developments in Iran and Turkey.

De Bellaigue obtained a BA and MA in Oriental Studies from the University of Cambridge. His first book, A Memoir of Iran, was shortlisted for the Royal Society of Literature's Ondaatje Prize. In 2007-2008, he was a visiting fellow at St. Antony's College, Oxford, where he began work on an anticipated biography of the Iranian prime minister, Mohammad Mossadegh.

De Bellaigue is the Tehran correspondent for The Economist and is a frequent contributor to the New York Review of Books, Granta, and The New Yorker, among other publications. He lives in London with his wife Bita Ghezelayagh, who is an Iranian architect, and two children.

He converted to Iranian Shiism sect of Islam in the early part of this decade.

He wrote "Rebel Land: Among Turkey's Forgotten People", an account of the three years he lived in Varto, after publishing an essay in the New York Review of Books about the Turkish "deportations and massacres" of Armenians in 1915 and being told by Professor James R. Russell that he was engaging in genocide denial and scolded by editor Robert Silvers for acting as an "apologist" for the Turks.

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Total Books: 19
The Islamic Enlightenment The Struggle Between Faith and Reason 1798 to Modern Times
The Islamic Enlightenment
2017 - The Islamic Enlightenment (Paperback)Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781847922427
ISBN-10: 1847922422
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Patriot of Persia Muhammad Mossadegh and a Tragic Anglo-American Coup
Patriot of Persia Muhammad Mossadegh and a Tragic Anglo-American Coup
2012 - Patriot of Persia Muhammad Mossadegh and a Tragic Anglo-american Coup (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780061844706
ISBN-10: 0061844705
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.
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Patriot of Persia Muhammad Mossadegh and a Very British Coup Christopher de Bellaigue
Rebel Land Unraveling the Riddle of History in a Turkish Town
2011 - Rebel Land Unraveling the Riddle of History in a Turkish Town (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780143118848
ISBN-10: 0143118846
Genres: History, Nonfiction
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Terra ribelle Viaggio fra i dimenticati della storia turca
2011 - Terra Ribelle VIaggio Fra I Dimenticati Della Storia Turca (Other)
ISBN-13: 9788860406880
ISBN-10: 8860406889
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Rebel Land Unraveling the Riddle of History in a Turkish Town
2010 - Rebel Land Unraveling the Riddle of History in a Turkish Town (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781594202520
ISBN-10: 1594202524
Genre: History
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Im Rosengarten der Mrtyrer
2007 - Im Rosengarten Der Mrtyrer (Other)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9783406548079
ISBN-10: 3406548075
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The Struggle for Iran
2007 - The Struggle for Iran (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781590172384
ISBN-10: 1590172388
Genres: History, Nonfiction
  • Currently 0.5/5 Stars.
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Im Rosengarten der Mrtyrer
2006 - Im Rosengarten Der Mrtyrer (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9783406543746
ISBN-10: 340654374X
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In the Rose Garden of the Martyrs A Memoir of Iran
2006 - In the Rose Garden of the Martyrs a Memoir of Iran (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780060935368
ISBN-10: 0060935367
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History, Travel
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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In the Rose Garden of the Martyrs A Memoir of Iran
2005 - In the Rose Garden of the Martyrs a Memoir of Iran (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780007113941
ISBN-10: 0007113943
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
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In the Rose Garden of the Martyrs  A Memoir of Iran
2005 - In the Rose Garden of the Martyrs a Memoir of Iran (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780066209807
ISBN-10: 0066209803
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History, Travel
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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In the Rose Garden of the Martyrs A Memoir of Iran
2004 - In the Rose Garden of the Martyrs a Memoir of Iran (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780007195671
ISBN-10: 0007195672
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History
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In the Rose Garden of the Martyrs A Memoir of Iran
2004 - In the Rose Garden of the Martyrs a Memoir of Iran (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780007113934
ISBN-10: 0007113935
Genre: History
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Rebel Land Among Turkey's Forgotten Peoples
Rebel Land Among Turkey's Forgotten Peoples (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780747586289
ISBN-10: 0747586284
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Rebellenland
Rebellenland (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9783406577536
ISBN-10: 3406577539
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