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Ilex Series 21

Cyrus the Great

Life and Lore

Edited by M. Rahim Shayegan

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PAPERBACK

$24.95 • £19.95 • €22.50

ISBN 9780674987388

Publication Date: 04/02/2019

Text

264 pages

6 x 9 inches

20 halftones

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M. Rahim Shayegan is Eleanor and Jahangir Amuzegar Professor of Iranian and Director of the Pourdavoud Center for the Study of the Iranian World at the University of California, Los Angeles.

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