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Discover Ancient Persia

Series: Discover Ancient Civilizations

By Neil D. Bramwell

A history of ancient Persia discussing the contributions of rulers from Cyrus to Darius as they expanded the boundaries of the empire. Over a period of almost 1,200 years, the ancient Persians learned to cultivate crops such as wheat and barley and to domesticate animals. They also demonstrated their talents for architecture and art by building enormous palaces, such as at the site of Persepolis, and introduced the idea of worshipping a single god.

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Library Ed.978-0-7660-4198-1$33.27$24.95
Multi-User eBook978-0-7660-5818-7$33.27$24.95

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Reviews

"The books in the series present accessible overviews of empires which lasted for hundreds of years, detailing their environments, histories, leaders, cultures, and accomplishments...Readable and informative..."

Library Media Connection, November/December 2014

"...a highly condensed and readable history of the Persian empire touching on its history, rulers, geography, culture, and decline."

Southwest Ohio and Neighboring Libraries, posted April 16, 2014

"Going into more depth than similar titles for this age group, these books describe the origins, organization, culture and religion, daily lives, and declines and falls of ancient civilizations. The extra detail is a welcome change from many recent sets that emphasize illustrations over text, and the format allows for ample background..."

School Library Journal, April 2014

"An engaging introduction to the many contributions of the Persians to the modern world."

Booklist, April 1, 2014

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