Iran Under the Safavids
Language: en
Pages: 277
Authors: Roger Savory
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1980 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Iran Under the Safavids aims at providing, in non-technical language, a comprehensive history of the Safavid dynasty.
Islamic Art
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Barbara Brend
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

Traces the development of classic Islamic art from the seventh through the twentieth century, and looks at its aesthetic principles, themes, and imagery
Immortal, Updated Edition
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Steven R. Ward
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-08 - Publisher: Georgetown University Press

Immortal, now in an updated paperback edition, is the only single-volume English-language survey of Iran’s military history. CIA analyst Steven R. Ward shows
Applying Ibn Khaldūn
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Syed Farid Alatas
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-05 - Publisher: Routledge

The writings of Ibn Khaldūn, particularly the Muqaddimah (Prolegomenon) have rightly been regarded as being sociological in nature. For this reason, Ibn Khald
The Last Great Muslim Empires
Language: en
Pages: 302
Authors: H. J. Kissling
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997-08-01 - Publisher: BRILL

Savory, Roger, Iran under the Safavids
Language: de
Authors: Bert G. Fragner
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018 - Publisher:

The Art and Architecture of Islam 1250-1800
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Sheila S. Blair
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996-09-25 - Publisher: Yale University Press

They discuss, for example, how the universal caliphs of the first six centuries gave way to regional rulers and how, in this new world order, Iranian forms, tec
Iran and the World in the Safavid Age
Language: en
Pages: 520
Authors: Edmund Herzig
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-03-30 - Publisher: I.B. Tauris

I.B.Tauris in association with the Iran Heritage Foundation The Safavid era is of special significance in the history of Iran. Under the Safavids - between the
God's Shadow
Language: en
Pages: 576
Authors: Alan Mikhail
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-18 - Publisher: Faber & Faber

The Ottoman Empire was a hub of flourishing intellectual fervor, geopolitical power, and enlightened pluralistic rule. At the helm of its ascent was the omnipot
The Political Economy of Iran Under the Qajars
Language: en
Pages: 344
Authors: Hooshang Amirahmadi
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-06-28 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

The political economy of Iran underwent the fundamental transition from feudalism to modernity from the early 19th to the 20th century: a period which was a vit