The Resource A history of Iran : empire of the mind, Michael Axworthy

A history of Iran : empire of the mind, Michael Axworthy

Label
A history of Iran : empire of the mind
Title
A history of Iran
Title remainder
empire of the mind
Statement of responsibility
Michael Axworthy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the influence of Iran's history, both religious and political, on the Iranian national identity and discusses the role of literary, religious, intellectual, and cultural movements of the past on Iranian civilization today
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Axworthy, Michael
Dewey number
955
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS272
LC item number
.A94 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Iran
  • Iran
Label
A history of Iran : empire of the mind, Michael Axworthy
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 315-323) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Origins : Zoroaster, the Achaemenids, and the Greeks -- The Iranian revival : Parthians and Sassanids -- Islam and invasions : the Arabs, Turks and Mongols : the Iranian reconquest of Islam, the Sufis, and the poets -- Shiʻism and the Safavids -- The fall of the Safavids, Nader Shah, the eighteenth-century interregnum, and the early years of the Qajar dynasty -- The crisis of the Qajar monarchy, the revolution of 1905-1911, and the accession of the Pahlavi dynasty -- The Pahlavis and the revolution of 1979 -- Iran since the revolution : Islamic revival, war, and confrontation -- From Khatami to Ahmadinejad, and the Iranian predicament
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvii, 341 pages
Isbn
9780465008889
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007049157
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • ocn182779666
  • 484910
Label
A history of Iran : empire of the mind, Michael Axworthy
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 315-323) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Origins : Zoroaster, the Achaemenids, and the Greeks -- The Iranian revival : Parthians and Sassanids -- Islam and invasions : the Arabs, Turks and Mongols : the Iranian reconquest of Islam, the Sufis, and the poets -- Shiʻism and the Safavids -- The fall of the Safavids, Nader Shah, the eighteenth-century interregnum, and the early years of the Qajar dynasty -- The crisis of the Qajar monarchy, the revolution of 1905-1911, and the accession of the Pahlavi dynasty -- The Pahlavis and the revolution of 1979 -- Iran since the revolution : Islamic revival, war, and confrontation -- From Khatami to Ahmadinejad, and the Iranian predicament
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvii, 341 pages
Isbn
9780465008889
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007049157
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • ocn182779666
  • 484910

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