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The Persians: Ancient, mediaeval and modern Iran

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In recent years, Iran has gained attention mostly for negative reasons-its authoritarian religious government, disputed nuclear program, and controversial role in the Middle East-but there is much more to the story of this ancient land than can be gleaned from the news. This authoritative and comprehensive history of Iran, written by Homa Katouzian, an acclaimed expert, covers the entire history of the area from the ancient Persian Empire to today's Iranian state. Writing from an Iranian rath...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, HUM, Oriental Studies
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Pages:
1-452
Publication date:
2010
URN:
uuid:e7077d6a-5507-4d7c-98c1-ef9fd9adeabd
Source identifiers:
222131
Local pid:
pubs:222131
ISBN:
9780300121186

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