Central Asia and Iran

Greeks, Parthians, Kushans and Sasanians

Edited by Edward Dąbrowa

Jagiellonian University Press

Central Asia and Iran

Pub Date: November 2016

ISBN: 9788323339670

258 Pages

Format: Paperback

List Price: $45.00£38.00

Central Asia and Iran

Greeks, Parthians, Kushans and Sasanians

Edited by Edward Dąbrowa

Jagiellonian University Press

This volume contains 12 studies on political, social, economic, and religious aspects of the history of Central Asia and Iran in the period from the fourth century B.C.E. to the fifth century C.E. by leading specialists in the field. They interpret and reconstructing the region's past based on various kinds of evidence, including literary, archaeological, linguistic, and numismatic. Some papers present the findings of recent archaeological excavations in Old Nisa and Uzbekistan for the first time.

About the Author

Edward Dabrowa is a professor of history at the Jagiellonian University.