The Netherlands Institute for the Near East

Nederlands Instituut voor het Nabije Oosten  -  Institut nĂ©erlandais du Proche-Orient

Sources, Structures and Syntheses

Book Specifications
XIV, 196 pp.

Sources, Structures and Syntheses

1987  |  Achaemenid History Volume 1 Proceedings of the Groningen 1983 Achaemenid History Workshop ISBN 13: 978-90-6258-401-7

H. Sancisi-Weerdenburg

This volume confronts the question of the presumed 'decadence' of later Persian history: the various contributions establish that such a decline is more the product of the way our perceptions have been structured, than the available sources bear out when critically re-examined.