Iran's Book News Agency (IBNA) 24 Oct 2018 - 17:08 -------------------------------------------------- Title : Serbian translation of key Iranian Sacred Defense novel released‎ -------------------------------------------------- IBNA- The prominent novel ‘Chess with the Doomsday Machine’ by Habib Ahmadzadeh ‎portraying Iranian Sacred Defense has been translated and released at the 63rd Belgrade ‎International Book Fair.‎ Text : According to IBNA correspondent, the 63rd International Belgrade Book Fair on October 21 and will run by 28. Iran s Cultural First Institute (ICFI) in cooperation with Iranian Cultural Attach in Serbia is presenting over 300 book titles on a variety of subjects at the event. Chess with the Doomsday Machine reads: Hundreds of thousands of people fled the badly damaged city [the port of Abadan southwest of Iran but a small number of civilians chose to stay, living in a city under siege. The story focuses on the experiences of Moosa, a young Abadani volunteer soldier defending his hometown. He has been chosen to assist in destroying the enemy s "Doomsday Machine", a sophisticated radar system. Doomsday Machine is one of the most prominent novels about theSacred Defense (Iran-Iraq war)in recent years.In 2008, the book was translated from Persian into English byPaul Sprachman, a professor atRutgers University, and published byMazda Publishers. ​ The work has already been translated into English, French, and Arabic.