Monthly Archives: April 2007

History of Iran

Iran’s history is usually studied in two eras: before Islam and after Islam. The pre-Islamic period¬†contains five major dynasties: The Elamite with Susa as their capital city; The Medas who were the first to unify Iran politically,¬†with their chief city being Ecbatana (modern Hamadan); The Achaemenids who made the Persian Empire by their first king […]

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