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Americans in Persia

Arthur Chester Millspaugh

Americans in Persia

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Published by The Brookings Institution in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Iran -- Foreign relations.,
  • Iran -- Economic policy.,
  • Iran -- Politics and government -- 1909-

  • Edition Notes

    Microfiche. New Haven, Conn., Human Relations Area Files [1970?]

    SeriesHRAF -- 46.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationix, 293 p.
    Number of Pages293
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16812487M

    This book not only studies perceptions Americans hold for Iranians, but also tries to put these views in the wider historical, political, cultural and social context. Persia: the land of the Author: Ehsan Shahghasemi. The percentage of Americans that claim to have a preference for some religious group is. 84%. The major religion that does not limit itself to a single book of writings or to one God, and believes that the goodness of an individual's life determines how he or she will be reincarnated is The banning of expressive materials such as books. Sep 10,  · Visiting Americans trek up a hill in Shahr-e Ray in the s, south of Tehran. Photograph: William S Boom. Facebook Twitter Pinterest. Drying carpets in Shahr-e Ray, s, Iran.


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Iranian-American is used interchangeably with Persian-American, partly due to the fact that, in the Western world, Iran was known as "Persia". On the Nowruz ofReza Shah Pahlavi asked foreign delegates to use the term Iran, the endonym of the country used since the Sasanian Empire, in formal correspondence.

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Personally, I am currently reading the book "Creation" by Gore Vidal, which is a historical fiction about Persia at the time of Darius -- it's really expanding my knowledge about Persia. Prior to reading this book, I knew a bit about them in relation to the Greek Wars and the Parthians fighting Rome.