The Iran Society, founded in 1935

2012 Journal

Contents of the 2012 Journal


Caucasian Christians and the Construction of Safavid Isfahan

Sinbad’s Cities: Ancient Trade and Modern Dhows on the Persian Gulf

Amidst Shadow and Light: Challenges and New Waves in Iranian Art

A Popular Hero: Colonel Pasyan and His Rebellion of 1921

Travel Scholars’ Reports:

Fuschia Hart’s Account of Her Visit to Iran in 2011

Zep Kalb’s Account of His Visit to Iran in 2012

Book Reviews:

Persia in Crisis: Safavid Decline and the Fall of Isfahan

Patriot of Persia: Muhammad Mossadegh and a Very British Coup

Iran and the CIA: The Fall of mossadeq Revisited

The Shah

Days of God: The Revolution in Iran and its Consequences

Faces of Love: Hafez and the Poets of Shiraz

Persian Poems by 20 Poets Over 1,000 Years


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