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The Cambridge history of Iran.

The Cambridge history of Iran.

Author: W B FisherIlya GershevitchEhsan YarshaterR N FryeJ A BoyleAll authors
Publisher: Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, ©1968-
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

The third volume, published in two parts, is an account of every aspect of Iranian civilisation from the death of Alexander in 323 BC to the advent of Islam in the seventh century AD. It is the most  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
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Cambridge history of Iran.
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, ©1968-
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: W B Fisher; Ilya Gershevitch; Ehsan Yarshater; R N Frye; J A Boyle; Peter Jackson; Laurence Lockhart; Peter Avery; Gavin Hambly; Charles Melville; Cambridge University Press.
ISBN: 0521069351 9780521069359 0521200911 9780521200912 052120092X 9780521200929 0521246938 9780521246934 0521246997 9780521246996 0521200938 9780521200936 052106936X 9780521069366 0521200946 9780521200943 0521200954 9780521200950 9780511467721 0511467729 9780511467738 0511467737 9780511467745 0511467745 9780511467752 0511467753 9780511467769 0511467761 9780511467776 051146777X 9780511467783 0511467788 9780511467790 0511467796 9780521060356 0521060354
OCLC Number: 28779065
Description: volumes illustrations, maps, plates 24 cm
Contents: v. 1. The land of Iran / edited by W.B. Fisher --
v. 2. The Median and Achaemenian periods / edited by Ilya Gershevitch --
v. 3. The Seleucid, Parthian, and Sasanian periods / edited by Ehsan Yarshater (2 pts.) --
v. 4. The period from the Arab invasion to the Saljuqs / edited by R.N. Frye --
v. 5. The Saljuq and Mongol periods / edited by J.A. Boyle --
v. 6. The Timurid and Safavid periods / edited by Peter Jackson and Laurence Lockhart --v. 7. From Nadir Shah to the Islamic Republic / edited by Peter Avery, Gavin Hambly, and Charles Melville.


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"This final volume of the Cambridge History of Iran, covering the Zand, Qajar, and Pahlavi periods, is a huge and handsome tome." Iranian Studies

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