008) Three Historical Facets of Persia/Iran: The Imperial, the Islamic, and the Republic

A fast-paced pictorial account of Persia’s 5000-year-old history from its ancient roots to its fairly recent post-revolutionary republic system. Learn about this first imperial power of the world and its repeated invasions by the Greeks, Arabs, Mongols, Afghans, Ottomans, etc. while exploring the fascinating art and culture of Iran as one of the most controversial countries in today’s global politics.