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Persia (RLE Iran A)
History and Heritage

Edited By

John A Boyle

ISBN 9780415613354
Published April 7, 2011 by Routledge
138 Pages

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Book Description

This book traces the history and culture of Persia, one of the world’s oldest civilisations, from pre-history down to the present time.


Table of Contents

1. Persia Through the Ages: The Beginnings: The Achaemenids Laurence Lockhart and J. A .Boyle Parthians and Sasanians P. R. L. Brown  From the Islamic Conquest to the Qajars Laurence Lockhart and John A. Boyle  2. The Pahlavi Era L. P. Elwell-Sutton  3. Persian Literature P. W. Avery  4. Persian Painting B. W. Robinson  5. Persian Architecture D. N. Wilber  6. Persian Pottery R. H. Pinder-Wilson  7. Persian Carpets G. Wilfrid Seager

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