The Messiah of Shiraz

Studies in Early and Middle Babism

Denis Martin MacEoin

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€218,00
$290.00
ISBN13: 
9789004170353
E-ISBN: 
9789047443070
Publication Date: 
December 2008
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xl, 738 pp.
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ISSN: 
1569-7401
Volume: 
3

Georges Ducrocq
Hélène Hoppenot
édités et présentés par Yann Richard, professeur émérite, Sorbonne nouvelle

Témoignages vécus et décrits en direct par deux diplomates français sur la Perse avant, pendant, et après le coup d’État de 1921, Georges Ducrocq (attaché militaire) et Hélène Hoppenot (épouse du chargé d’affaires) Live...
Series: 
Volume: 
13
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004283671
Publication date: 
November 2014

Bertold Spuler. Edited by Robert G. Hoyland, University of Oxford
Translated by Gwendolin Goldbloom & Berenike Walburg †

This book presents a translation of Bertold Spuler’s groundbreaking work on the transformation of Iran from a Persian Zoroastrian Empire to a province of the Arab Muslim Empire to a land divided by a number of Persian and Turkish kingdoms.
Series: 
Volume: 
12
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004277519
Publication date: 
November 2014

Denise Aigle, EPHE, CNRS UMR Orient & Méditerranée

In The Mongol Empire between Myth and Reality, Denise Aigle presents the Mongol empire as a moment of contact between political ideologies, religions, cultures and languages, and, in terms of reciprocal representations, between the Far East, the Muslim East, and the Latin West.
Series: 
Volume: 
11
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004277496
Publication date: 
October 2014

Anja Pistor-Hatam, Kiel University

In Geschichtsschreibung und Sinngeschichte in Iran untersucht Anja Pistor-Hatam historische Erzählungen über die Mongolenzeit, die im Iran der Pahlavis und der Islamischen Republik publiziert wurden. Ihre Analyse befaßt sich dabei wesentlich mit dem Sinn, den die Autorinnen und...
Series: 
Volume: 
10
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004271272
Publication date: 
June 2014

Mahnaz Moazami, Columbia University

The Pahlavi Widēwdād (Vidēvdād), The Law (Serving to Keep) Demons Away, a fifth-century Middle Persian commentary on the Avestan Vidēvdād, describes regulations to prevent pollution in the perennial struggle against the forces of the Evil Spirit, thereby providing us...
Series: 
Volume: 
9
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004269217
Publication date: 
May 2014

Edited by Judith Pfeiffer, University of Oxford

In Politics, Patronage and the Transmission of Knowledge in 13th – 15th Century Tabriz, an international group of specialists investigate the role of Tabriz as one of the foremost centres of learning, cultural productivity, and politics in post-Mongol Iran and the Middle East.
Series: 
Volume: 
8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004255395
Publication date: 
November 2013

Edited by Fabrizio Speziale

This work presents a significant panorama of studies on the history and role of hospitals in the Indo-Iranian world during the early modern and the modern periods when both traditional Avicennian medicine as well as Western medicine were practiced. This book is copublished with the Institut...
Series: 
Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004228290
Publication date: 
April 2012

edited by Ali Asghar Seyed-Gohrab

This volume contains ten chapters on Persian metaphors, tropes, rhetorical figures, and poetic forms and genres, by some of the world's foremost scholars in the field of classical Persian poetry.
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Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004211254
Publication date: 
October 2011

Babak Rahimi

This first systematic study of a wide range of Persian and European archival and primary sources, analyzes how the Muharram rituals changed from being an orginally devotional practice to public events of political significance, setting the stage for the emergence of the early modern Iranian...
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Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004209794
Publication date: 
November 2011

C.J. Edmonds Edited and with an introduction by Yann Richard, Sorbonne nouvelle (Paris)

A Consular Officer in Bushire, serving in Mesopotamia and Luristan during First World War, Edmonds was sent to Qazvin after the war. He witnessed the Jangal upheaval and the 1921 coup d’Etat. The encounter with Persia of a well-trained and brilliant British agent.
Series: 
Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004173446
Publication date: 
October 2009

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