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Author Jamzadeh, Parivash, author

Title Alexander Histories and Iranian Reflections : Remnants of Propaganda and Resistance / by Parivash Jamzadeh
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 193 pages)
Series Studies in Persian Cultural History ; v. 3
Studies in Persian cultural history ; v. 3
Summary Parivash Jamzadeh demonstrates how the propaganda material used during Alexander the Great's military campaign to conquer the Achaemenid empire shows multiple layers of Iranian influences. She also shows that the studied sources do not always offer an accurate account of the contemporary Iranian customs and occasionally included historical inaccuracies
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Alexander, the Great, 356 B.C.-323 B.C. -- Travel -- Iran.
Darius I, King of Persia, 548 B.C.-485 B.C.
Greece -- History -- Macedonian Expansion, 359-323 B.C. -- Campaigns -- Iran.
Iran -- History -- Macedonian Conquest, 334-325 B.C. -- Historiography.
Iran -- History -- Macedonian Conquest, 334-325 B.C. -- Propaganda.
Iran -- History -- Macedonian Conquest, 334-325 B.C. -- Religious aspects.
Iran -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2012014205
ISBN 1283578972 (MyiLibrary)
9004217525 (electronic bk.)
9781283578974 (MyiLibrary)
9789004217522 (ebook)
9789004217522 (electronic bk.)