Safavid Iran: Rebirth of a Persian Empire by Andrew J Newman
English | April 11th, 2012 | ASIN: B00NIY2LDE | 296 Pages | AZW3 | 4.92 MB
Winner of the International Book Prize in Iranian Studies! The Safavid dynasty, which reigned from the late fifteenth to the eighteenth century, links medieval with modern Iran. The Safavids witnessed wide-ranging developments in politics, warfare, science, philosophy, religion, art and architecture. But how did this dynasty manage to produce the longest lasting and most glorious of Iran’s Islamic-period eras?