Decline of Sassanid Empire
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Decline of Sassanid Empire by Ahmad Shahvary

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Published by Adabsara in Seoul .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Sassanids.,
  • Iran -- History -- To 640.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementwritten by Ahmad Shahvary.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS286 .S4413 2005
The Physical Object
Pagination124 p. :
Number of Pages124
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16686517M
LC Control Number2008556031

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