The rise of Islam

"The latest volume in the successful series The Idea of Iran addresses the impact made by Islam during and after the Arab conquest of Iran in the middle of the seventh century. How and why, once Iran had embraced the new religion, did it manage to retain its Persian language and distinctive Ira...

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Corporate Author: London Middle East Institute.
Other Authors: Curtis, Vesta Sarkhosh.; Stewart, Sarah; British Museum.; Yarshater, Ehsan; Kennedy, Hugh; Bosworth, C. Edmund; Bulliet, Richard W.; Richter-Bernburg, Lutz; Russell, James R.; Hillenbrand, Robert
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: London ; New York : New York : I.B. Tauris in association with the London Middle East Institute at SOAS and the British Museum ; 2009, 2009.
Distributed in the U.S. by Palgrave Macmillan,
Series: Idea of Iran ; v. 4.