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Gilles Peress
"Telex: Iran" is an extraordinarily personal document of a public event. The photographs Gilles Peress took over a five-week period during 1979-1980 focus on the seizure of the American embassy and a number of hostages in Teheran by student proxy groups of the new Iranian regime. However, the book forms neither a study nor an analysis of that singular event. Peress' photographs do not purport to tell the story - any story - but are the nearly seismographic record of the photojournalist's perceptions, encounters, and not least, his emotions as he moves through the city and the countryside of a nation...

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IRAN. Qom. 1979. Graffiti on a bathroom wall.
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IRAN. Teheran. 1979. A sign in front of the U.S. Embassy.
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USA. New York City. 1979.
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IRAN. 1979. The road to Qom.
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IRAN. Teheran. 1979. Amusement park.
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IRAN. Teheran. 1979. Victims of the shah and CIA on a signboard...
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IRAN. Teheran. 1979. A lunchtime nap.
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IRAN. Kurdistan. 1979. Mountain village.
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IRAN. Beheshtezara. 1979. A shrine to the martyrs of the Revolution....
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IRAN. Tabriz. 1979. Men on their way to the demonstrations.
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IRAN. Tabriz. 1979. The takeover of a television station.
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IRAN. 1979. Television program on military education, "Taking...
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IRAN. Teheran. 1979. Jail.
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IRAN. Mahabad. 1979. Market.
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IRAN. Mahabad. 1979. Central square.
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IRAN. Mahabad. 1979. Central square.
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IRAN. Village of Sanandaj. 1979.
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IRAN. 1979. Road near Tabriz.
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IRAN. Qom. 1979. Mother and child.
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IRAN. Tabriz. 1979. Bazaar, seen from a taxi.
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AZERBAIJAN. 1979. Street.
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IRAN. Tabriz. 1979. Demonstration in a stadium.
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IRAN. Teheran. 1979. Heroin smokers in the Gumruch neighborhood....
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IRAN. Tabriz. 1979. Meeting in a stadium.
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IRAN. Tabriz. 1979. Tea shop.
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IRAN. Teheran. 1979. University.
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IRAN. 1979. Sayings of the Ayatollah Khomeini.
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IRAN. Teheran. 1979. Furniture.
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IRAN. Tabriz. 1979. Street.
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IRAN. Qom. 1979. Bus depot.
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IRAN. 1979. Road to Qom.
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IRAN. 1979. Road to Kurdistan.
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IRAN. Kurdistan. 1979. Tourists.
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IRAN. 1979. Road to Teheran.
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IRAN. Kurdistan. 1979.
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IRAN. Kurdistan. 1979.
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1979. Associated Press newspaper clipping.
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IRAN. Teheran. 1979. Heroin smokers in the Gumruch neighborhood....
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IRAN. Teheran. 1979. Southern district.
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IRAN. Qom. 1979. Burial.
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IRAN. Teheran. 1979. Mutilated victims of Savak.
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IRAN. Teheran. 1979. Gumruch neighborhood.
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IRAN. Teheran. 1979. Tea shop.
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IRAN. Teheran. 1979. Shantytown.
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IRAN. Teheran. 1979. Tin Street.
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IRAN. Teheran. 1979. Market.
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IRAN. Teheran. 1979. Gumruch neighborhood.
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IRAN. Teheran. 1979. Tea shop.
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