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Excerpt from The Seven Great Monarchies of the Ancient Eastern World, Vol. 3: Parthia, New Persia; Maps, Diagrams and Illustrations Page his inability to invest Ctesiphon. His Retreat. His Death. Retreat con tinued by Jovian. Sapor offers Terms of...sob encomenda
Excerpt from The History of Persia, Vol. 2 of 2: From the Most Early Period to the Present Time; Containing an Account of the Religion, Government, Usages, and Character of the Inhabitants of That Kingdom Several events in the life of Nadir Shah have...sob encomenda
Excerpt from Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám, the Astronomer-Poet of Persia: Rendered Into English Verse Sea: and it was from this mountain home he obtained that evil celebri amon the Crusaders as the old man OF the MO TA S. And spread terror through the Mo...sob encomenda
Excerpt from The Court of Persia, Viewed in Connexion With Scriptural Usages Who administer the real business of government. It is not enough to say, that all this secondary power is derived from the crown, and would fall if that of the sovereign...sob encomenda
Translated from the Original Italian Edition of 1510, with a Preface, by John Winter Jones, Esq., F.S.A. And Edited, with Notes and an Introduction, by George Percy Badger. This is a new print-on-demand hardback edition of the volume first published...
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Excerpt from The Coinage of Lydia and Persia: From the Earliest Times to the Fall of the Dynasty of the Achaemenidae The history of Lydia and Persia is to so great a degree interwoven with that of Greece, and is, moreover, so generally known, that I...sob encomenda
This early work on Persian history is both expensive and hard to find in its first edition. It contains a personal narrative of the late Treasurer General of Persia and his firsthand account of America's involvement in the shaping of modern day Iran....
Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and...
Towards the end of the fifth century BC Ctesias of Cnidus wrote his 23 book History of Persia. Ctesias is a remarkable figure: he lived and worked in the Persian court and, as a doctor, tended to the world'apos;s most powerful kings and queens. His...
This volume contains the translations of the following accounts: Travels in Persia, by Caterino Zeno; A short narrative of the life and acts of the King Ussun Cassano, by G. M. Angiolello; The travels of a merchant in Persia; Narrative of ... V....
Excerpt from The World's Story, Vol. 2 of 14: A History of the World in Story, Song and Art; India, Persia, Mesopotamia and Palestine Laos F olk-lore of Farther India, by Katherine Neville F leeson: published by Fleming H. Revel] Company, New York....sob encomenda
Sufism formed one of the cultures of resistance which has existed in the social fabric of Persia since antiquity. Such resistance continues to manifest itself today with many looking to Sufism as a model of cooperation between East and West, between...
In The Expedition of Cyrus, the Western world's first eyewitness account of a military campaign, Xenophon told how, in 401 B.C., a band of unruly Greek mercenaries traveled east to fight for the Persian prince Cyrus the Younger in his attempt to...