David Burnett: 44 Days - Iran and the Remaking of the World
(45 photos)

David Burnett's book "44 Days : Iran and the Remaking of the World" about the 1979 revolution and the founding of the Islamic Republic has been awarded the 2009 Overseas Press Club of America's Olivier Rebbot award. Edited by Robert Pledge and Jacques Menasche, from Burnett's historic coverage in Iran, the book follows a chronology of the chaotic events from the fall of the monarchy through the return of Ayatollah Khomeini, as seen in the excerpted images below.
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