Shahnameh: The Persian Book of Kings

Shahnameh: The Persian Book of Kings

for $ 21.99

21.99 Shahnameh: The Persian Book of Kings

Among the great works of world literature, perhaps one of the least familiar to English readers is the Shahnameh: ThePersian Book of Kings, the national epic of Persia. This prodigious narrative, composed by the poet Ferdowsi between the years 980 and 1010, tells the story of pre- Islamic Iran, beginning in the mythic time of Creation and continuing forward to the Arab invasion in the seventh century.

As a window on the world, Shahnameh belongs in the company of such… (more)

Comments (0 comments)

No comment yet. Sign in to post a comment.

Book Details  

Publisher: Viking Adult (March 02, 2006)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 928 pages

File size: 7.4 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Look for similar items