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Society and culture in the early modern Middle East studies on Iran in the Safavid period by International Round Table on Safavid Persia (3rd 1998 University of Edinburgh)

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Published by Brill in Leiden, Boston .
Written in English


  • Iran -- History -- Ṣafavid dynasty, 1501-1736 -- Congresses,
  • Iran -- Civilization -- Congresses

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Andrew J. Newman.
SeriesIslamic history and civilization -- v. 46.
ContributionsNewman, Andrew J., University of Edinburgh.
LC ClassificationsDS295 .I58 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 419 p. :
Number of Pages419
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18918661M
ISBN 109004127747
LC Control Number2003045372

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