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In Search of a Cultural Identity

Monuments And Artifacts of the Sasanian Near East, 3rd to 7th Century A.D. (Biennial Ehsan Yarshater Lecture Series, No. 2)

by Prudence Oliver Harper

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Published by Bibliotheca Persica Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social Science,
  • History - General,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • To 640,
  • Sociology,
  • Iran,
  • Archaeology,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Antiquities,
  • Art, Sassanid,
  • Civilization

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9673568M
    ISBN 100933273886
    ISBN 109780933273887

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