Certainly the wittiest book, and perhaps the wisest, to have been written in English about Iran. Christopher de Robert Byron was born in England in 1905 into a family distantly
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Robert Byron was born in England in 1905 into a family distantly related to Lord Byron. He attended Eton and Merton College, Oxford, and wrote several travel books before his untimely death in 1941, while serving as a correspondent for a London newspaper during World War II.