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Confronting Iran

By: Ali M. Ansari

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, UK, Hurst & Company:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027195

ISBN: 1850658099

Condition: New


The Islamic Republic of Iran's ongoing nuclear programme has provoked a major and menacing crisis in its realtions with the US and other Western powers. Ali Ansari argues that crisis is a symptom of broader, long-term fissures in US-Iranian realtions, and in Confronting Iran he seeks to disentangle the myths that are at the bottom of this gulf in understanding, whihc is compounded by the nature of the states, their foreign policy establishments and the fraught history of their relations since the 1979 revolution. Ansari reviews the historical antecedents of the crisis, in particular US-Iranian... View more info

Iran 1 (Islamic Architecture Series)

By: Antony Hutt and Leonard Harrow

Price: $8.75

Publisher: London, UK, Scorpion Publications Ltd.: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018256

ISBN: 0-905906-00-4

Condition: Fine


Colour and b/w plates throughout. Slightly rubbed cover. Book in mint condition. View more info

Shahanshah: The Study of Monarchy of Iran

By: E. Burke Inlow

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2003

Seller ID: 030169

ISBN: 8120822927

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 301. View more info

The Mughal Emperoros: And The Islamic Dynasties of India, Iran and Central Asia

By: Francis Robinson

Price: $70.00

Publisher: London, UK, Thames & Hudson: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017499

ISBN: 0500251347

Condition: New


Printed pages: 240 alongwith 123 colour ills. and 115 b/w ills. View more info

Proceedings of the First European Conference of Iranian Studies Held in Turin, September 7th-11th, 1987 By the Societas Iranologica Europaea: Part 1: Old and Middle Iranian Studies

By: Gherardo Gnoli and Antonio Panaino (eds.)

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Rome, Italy, Istituto Italiano Per Il Medio Ed Estremo Oriente: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017700

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 338. New copy. Slightly shelf-worn round the edges. View more info

Proceedings of the First European Conference of Iranian Studies Held in Turin, September 7th-11th, 1987 By the Societas Iranologica Europaea: Part 2: Middle and New Iranian Studies

By: Gherardo Gnoli and Antonio Panaino (eds.)

Price: $115.00

Publisher: Rome, Italy, Istituto Italiano Per Il Medio Ed Estremo Oriente: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023745

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 270. New copy. Slightly shelf-worn round the edges. View more info

Historical Buildings of Iran: Their Architecture and Structure (Advances in Architecture Series)

By: M.M. Hejazi

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Southampton, Boston, USA, Computational Mechanics Publications: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018176

ISBN: 1-85312-484-2

Condition: As New


Printed Pages: 161 with numerous b/w illustrations. View more info

The Sword of Persia: Nader Shah: From Tribal Warrior to Conquering Tyrant

By: Michael Axworthy

Price: $29.25

Publisher: London, UK, I.B. Tauris: 2009

Edition: Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 036446

ISBN: 1845119827

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 367 with numerous b/w illustrations. View more info

The Arts of Persia

By: R.W. Ferrier (ed.)

Price: $77.95

Publisher: New Haven, USA, Yale University Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018355

ISBN: 0-300-03987-5

Condition: Brand New


Printed Pages: 344 with over 170 colour and numerous b/w illustrations. View more info

Iran: Royalty, Religion and Revolution

By: Saiyid Athar Abbas Rizvi

Price: $18.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009253

Condition: New


Although the history of the Iranian monarchy itself goes back 2,500 years, the periods of strong rule during important dynasties, such as the Achaemenids and the Sasanids, were very short-lived. After the Arab conquest in the reign of 'Omar (634-644), Iran was ruled first from Medina and then from Damascus and later from Baghdad. Later still, Iran was ruled largely by Turkish and Mongol invaders. The Iranian people had never, however, hesitated to resist tyrannous rule. From the time of the legendary Kaveh in Ferdowsi's Shahnama to that of Ayatollahol 'Ozma Rouhollah Khomeini, the Iranian mass... View more info

Iran (Persia)

By: Seyyed Hossein Nasr

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Tehran, Iran, Offset Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019552

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 130. View more info

Birth of the Persian Empire (The Idea of Iran Vol.1)

By: Vesta Sarkhosh Curtis and Sarah Stewart (eds.)

Price: $108.95

Publisher: London, UK, I.B. Tauris: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037894

ISBN: 1845110625

Condition: Brand New


Exploring the formation of the first Persian Empire under the Achaemenid Persians, this is the first volume in the "Idea of Iran" series. It brings together a multi-disciplinary view of ancient Iran in the first millennium BC, and concentrates on the art, archaeology, history and religion. Printed Pages: 192. View more info

The Rise of Islam (The Idea of Iran Vol.4)

By: Vesta Sarkhosh Curtis and Sarah Stewart (eds.)

Price: $77.95

Publisher: London, UK, I.B. Tauris: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037895

ISBN: 1845116917

Condition: Brand New


Addresses the impact made by Islam during and after the Arab conquest of Iran in the middle of the seventh century. Discussing a variety of subjects which covers the spectrum of life in early Islamic Iran, this title offers one of the most ambitious perspectives on Persian religion, society and culture. Printed Pages: 114. View more info

The Sasanian Era (The Idea of Iran Vol.3)

By: Vesta Sarkhosh Curtis and Sarah Stewart (eds.)

Price: $81.95

Publisher: London, UK, I.B. Tauris: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037896

ISBN: 1845116909

Condition: Brand New


Engaging with the major aspects of Sasanian culture, this work addresses subjects including: early Sasanian art and iconography; early Sasanian coinage; religion and identity in the Sasanian empire; later Sasanian orality and literacy; and state and society in late antique Iran. Printed Pages: 200. View more info