Encyclopaedia Iranica covers topics related not only to modern Persia but also to the whole Iranian cultural world, including in-depth treatment of Tajikistan, Afghanistan, and Kurdistan. Articles also delve into historical and cultural relations with nations such as Egypt, Britain, India, and China. Spanning ancient, medieval, and modern times, the Encyclopaedia reveals the geographical, archaeological, cultural, religious, governmental, and biographical details that have left their mark on Iranian society.Hundreds of international scholars writing from their own specializations have contributed to this defining work. All articles have been translated into English and meticulously edited by experts at the Center for Iranian Studies at Columbia University, with the assistance of an international advisory committee and 42 consulting editors. Many photographs, drawings, maps, charts, and tables enhance these detailed articles, which include full bibliographies, documentation, and cross-references. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Encyclopaedia Iranica, Fascicle 04/5 ...
Publisher: Encyclopaedia Iranica Foundation
Book Condition: New
Book Description London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1989. Originalbroschur. Condition: Sehr gut. S. 449-560. Aus der Bibliothek von Prof. Dr. Wolfram Kleiss, langjährigem Leiter der Außenstelle Teheran des Deutschen Archäologischen Instituts. Ein gutes und sauberes Exemplar. - The Encyclopaedia Iranica is designed as a research tool responding to the needs of scholars, specialists, and students in Iranian studies and related fields. It aims at filling an important gap in the range of available reference sources which deal with the history and culture of the Middle East. Drawing on the expertise of an international body of scholars, it seeks to provide accurate and up-to-date presentations on topics of archeological, geographic, ethnographic, historical, artistic, literary, religious, linguistic, philosophical, scientific, and folkloric interest. ISBN 0710091281 Sprache: Englisch Gewicht in Gramm: 550. Seller Inventory # 1043405