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by al-Kazwini al-Ghifari Ahmad ibn Muhammad ibn Abd al-Ghaffar

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Published by Cadell in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Iran -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementtr. from the Jehan Ara, a Persian manuscript, by W. Ouseley.
    ContributionsOuseley, William, Sir, 1767-1842.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination92 p.
    Number of Pages92
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14006689M
    OCLC/WorldCa8233793

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The history of Iran, which was commonly known until the midth century as Persia in the Western world, is intertwined with the history of a larger region, also to an extent known as Greater Iran, comprising the area from Anatolia, the Bosphorus, and Egypt in the west to the borders of Ancient India and the Syr Darya in the east, and from the Caucasus and the Eurasian Steppe in the north to.

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London, Cadell & Davies, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors. when the subject is a history, the ocidental culture should learn with this book of how much we own to the oriental culture. it is odd to know that the Persian comes from the same indo-european origins of Greeks and Romans.

it is odd to know that all we know about geometry, astronomy, mathematics and finances were developed by Persians. the Reviews: Epitome of the ancient history of Persia. [alKazwini alGhifari, Ouseley, William, Sir, Ahmad ibn Muhammad ibn Abd alGhaffar] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Pages It is the reproduction of the old book published long back. We try our level best to give you perfect book. The first dynasty of the Persian Empire was created by the Achaemenids, established by Cyrus the Great in BC with the conquest of the Median, Lydian and Babylonian empires.

It covered much of the then known Ancient world. Persepolis, the most famous historical site related to Persian Empire in the Achaemenid era, has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since Ancient history as a term refers to the aggregate of past events from the beginning of writing and recorded human history and extending as far as post-classical phrase may be used either to refer to the period of time or the academic discipline.

The span of recorded history is roughly 5, years, beginning with the Sumerian cuneiform script, with the oldest coherent texts from.

East of the Zagros Mountains, a high plateau stretches off towards Egypt was rising up against the Hyksos, a wave of pastoral tribes from north of the Caspian Sea was drifting down into this area and across into the time the Assyrians had built their new empire, a second wave had covered the whole stretch between the Zagros and the Hindu Kush.

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