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The Persian Empire / J.M. Cook.

1st American ed.. New York : Schocken Books, 1983.
ISBN 0805238468

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Subjects Achaemenid dynasty, 559-330 B.C.
Iran (Altertum)
Iran -- Histoire -- Jusqu'à 651.
Iran -- History -- To 640.
Description vii, 275 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Copyright Date 1983.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The emergence of Medes and Persians -- The sources -- The deeds of Cyrus the Great -- Cyrus' rule -- The critical decade -- Darius' conquests -- The character of Darius' rule -- The organization of the provinces -- Darius' feud with the Athenians -- The armed forces and communications -- Xerxes' great expedition -- Narrative of middle Achaemenid history -- King and court -- Old Persian religion -- Palaces and art -- Satraps, hyparchs, and fief-holders -- The extent of the empire -- Narrative of later Achaemenid history.
Genre History.
Geographic Area Iran
Network Numbers (OCoLC)8589268
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WorldCat Identities Cook, J. M.
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