Books tagged: persia

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Sword of Marathon
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 106,840. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Luke, a Gothic prince, journeys south to prove himself worthy of kingship. But in Athens, Luke finds manhood and an unexpected destiny. Drawn into a vicious war against the Persian Empire, and confronted with superior military force on the plain of Marathon, Luke fights in bloody battle alongside the Greeks. The outcome impacts his life, his lovers, and the world’s future for millennia to come.
A Letter from Iran
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Price: Free! Words: 10,450. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
A fresh look at the events of modern time and the source of current troubles between Iran and America, issues that have far too long been ignored by the mass market American media. A Letter from Iran goes beyond information to consider, reminding us that whatever country we call home, we share similar dreams and hopes for the future.
Folklore and Fairy Tales of the East
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,150. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013 by Bards and Sages Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Compiled from a variety of classic works, Folklore and Fairy Tales of the East introduces readers to the rich and wonderful storytelling heritage of China, India, Japan, Persia, the Phillipines, and Tibet. Explore 15 whimsical, amusing, and thought-provoking tales.
Paved with Good Intentions
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Price: Free! Words: 137,850. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
Watching the Iranian revolution in 1978, it seemed to me vital to explain the history of U.S.-Iran relations and how things had become so much in conflict. This book traces that relationship down through the hostage crisis. Many have recognized it as the critical account on this issue.
Farsi.3
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Series: The Farsi Trilogy. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,140. Language: American English. Published: March 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
The final installment of The Farsi Trilogy. The story concludes as Aydin is thrust back to a devastated Iran to kill the formidable Prime Eleven virus. He has help from unexpected sources, but there are those who wish him no success.
Time Travels with Herodotus
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,550. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Herodotus, the historian, now comes alive for your easy reading in this biography. The world had seen major wars before his relatively peaceful times... when a massive army was stopped by 300 Spartans, when a storm sunk four hundred ships in one day, and when explorers had traveled around Africa. An eager curiosity took him to Babylon, Egypt, and Athens.
Epic of Future
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Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 2,970. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Epic
Futuristic and fantasy epic poetry in five chapters: 1. Ater & Anaheat, 2. Arman & Amanda, 3. Bahram & Aryana, 4. The Jokan War, 5. Battle of Time. This work was composed in 1987 in Los Angeles by Baktash Khamsehpour based on ancient Persian epic poetry style. "Epic of Future" could be considered as a unique style of epic poetry in the English language literature. It consists of about 400 lines.
ایران آزاد
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 19,350. Language: Persian. Published: April 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
بکتاش خمسه پور در این کتاب که از طرح تا تکمیل حدود پنج سال بطول انجامید کوشیده است یک ایران آزاد را به زبانی ساده ترسیم کند. در کتاب «ایران آزاد» ویژگیهای یک کشور آزاد بازگو میگردد. نویسنده در این کتاب تشریح میکند که دستیابی به ایران آزاد و مهندسی یک کشور آزاد، آباد و آبرومند دور از دسترس نیست. «ایران آزاد» مسائل بازدارنده آزادی ایران را روشن مینماید و خواننده را به آزادی ایران امیدوار میسازد
Chess in Shahnameh
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
"Chess in Shahnameh" is an eloquent translation of a small part of the long tale of Chess in the major epic of Iran, The Shahnameh of Ferdowsi. In this work "Baktash Khamsehpour" has both translated & composed the story of Chess being sent to Iran from India from Persian into English. Baktash Khamsehpour has done a remarkable work in preserving both the meaning and style of Ferdowsi's masterpiece.
Alexander the Great: The Macedonian Who Conquered the World
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Price: Free! Words: 16,020. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013 by Oculus Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
If you want to learn about one of history’s greatest military commanders and uncover some of his secrets of drive—drive that enabled him and his small army to first subdue all of Greece and then the mighty Persian Empire—then you want to read this book.