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Persian History 101: Persia on the Silk Road

The Silk Road is the name for the trade route between the Mediterranean Sea and China. The first users of the road must have lived in the first half of the first millennium BCE, but the name ‘Silk road’ dates from the first century BCE. 920 more words


2-Book two in Farsi page 1 with 67 art work pictures by Nic Amini Sam, M.E.

Pictorial History of Ancient Persia, which has more than 67 illustrations and art work painting for the first time in Iran book writing history at the time (1990), covering four sections, Iran in the era of Medes dynasty, Achaemenian dynasty, Parthian dynasty and Samarian dynasty. 306 more words

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Pictorial History of Iran Ancient Persia

تاریخ مصور ایران دوران اساطیری شاهنامه فردوسی کتاب اول  

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Contributions of the Islamic world to Science and Mathematics

In school, never taught us about the Ancient Near East. In sixth grade we were taught Mesopotamia and Ancient Egypt history. In seventh grade, we learned about the Greeks, Romans, and the Ottoman Empire. 276 more words


Today in World History: August 2nd

Philip II of Macedon, father of Alexander the Great, ensured the Greek city states’ safety and prosperity on this day in 338 B.C.E. when he defeated the Persian forces, and effectively ending his campaign in Greece. 145 more words

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Today in World History: July 20th

King of Macedon, Alexander III, most commonly known as Alexander the Great, was born on this day in 356 B.C.E. to Philip II of Macedon. Alexander rose to the throne at a young age following his father’s death in 336 B.C.E. 302 more words



Abyaneh (Persian: ابيانه‎, also Romanized as Ābyāneh, Ābiāneh, and Abyāneh)[1] is a village in Barzrud Rural District, in the Central District… 239 more words

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