Maria Oleynik

Maria Oleynik

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Maria Oleynik MLitt, who has updated the fourth and the fifth edition of Bradt's Iran guide, is a freelance translator fluent in ten languages, including Persian, Arabic and Hebrew. She has studied in the Yemen, Lebanon and Egypt, and was hired to translate a biography of a Libyan politician from Arabic, whilst based in Tripoli, Libya. She has also studied Persian at the University of Esfahan and has a profound interest and knowledge of the Middle East.

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