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Ancient Persia And Iranian Civilization (History Of Civilization)
Originally published between 1920-70, the aim of the general editor, C.K. Ogden, was to summarize the most up-to-date findings and theories of historians, anthropologists, archaeologists and sociologists. This reprinted material is available in a number of different sets, in the following groupings, or as individual volumes: Prehistory and Historical Ethnography, set of 12 ...more
Published March 20th 1997 by Routledge
(first published December 31st 1927)
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Mar 05, 2008 Kersplebedeb rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: folks interested in antiquity, and those who saw "300".
i read this as an antidote to "300", and boy did it do the trick. A god and thorough overview, it seems, or at least it seemed to me in my position of otherwise abject ignorance...