The Age of the Parthians (The Idea of Iran, Volume 2)
The Parthians were nomadic horse-warriors who left few written records, concentrating rather on a rich oral and storytelling tradition. What knowledge we have of this remarkable people derives primarily from their coinage, which mixed Hellenism with Persian influences. In this book, distinguished scholars examine - from a variety of perspectives--the origins of the Parthia...more
Hardcover, 192 pages
Published April 15th 2007 by I. B. Tauris
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