A history of Persia / by Brigadier-General Sir Percy Sykes Sykes, Percy Sir, 1867-1945

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Sykes, Percy Sir, 1867-1945
Subjects
Iran -- History; Iran; History.
Audience
Adult
Summary
This is a facsimile of a classic history first published by Macmillan in 1915 and issued in two further editions by Routledge and Kegan Paul. Sir Percy Sykes was an explorer, consul, soldier and a spy who lived and travelled in Persia over a period of twenty-five years. This two-volume collection provides a comprehensive history of Persia from Alexander the Great, through British, French and Russian colonialism, to the early twentieth century oil industry. With a new introduction by Sykes' biographer, Antony Wynn, this comprehensive history provides essential background reading to stu.
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686475

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