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Persia; Eastern mission

James Bassett

Persia; Eastern mission

a narrative of the founding and fortunes of the Eastern Persia mission, with a sketch of the versions of the Bible and Christian literature in the Persian and Persian-Turkish languages.

by James Bassett

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Published by Pres. Bd. o f Pub. in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Missions in Persia

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination354 p.
    Number of Pages354
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14766694M

    The Mission of the Portuguese Augustinians to Persia and Beyond () Volume 43 of Studies in Christian Mission: Author: John M. Flannery: Publisher: BRILL, ISBN: , Length: pages: Subjects. The Lands of the Eastern Caliphate: Mesopotamia, Persia, and Central Asia from the Moslem Conquest to the Time of Timur (Book) Book Details. ISBN. Our Mission Our mission is to engage people with cultural heritage and to .

    The Greco-Persian Wars (also often called the Persian Wars) were a series of conflicts between the Achaemenid Empire and Greek city-states that started in BC and lasted until BC. The collision between the fractious political world of the Greeks and the enormous empire of the Persians began when Cyrus the Great conquered the Greek-inhabited region of Ionia in on: Mainland Greece, Thrace, Aegean . Harford Jones-Brydges, An Account of the Transactions of the Majesty’s Mission in the Court of Persia in the Years , London, Reader Bullard, The Camels Must Go, London, Idem, “Persia in the Two World Wars,” Journal of the .

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This book was originally published prior toand represents a reproduction of an important historical work. Excerpt from Persia: Western Mission The. Early history of the Mission to the Nestorians was prolific in literature. The works of Rev. Perkins and Dr. Grant, the story of Miss Fidelia Fiske, as told in Woman and Her Saviour in Persia, Faith Working by Love, the biographies dard, Lobdell and Rhea have made accessible and some what familiar the first period of the : Samuel Graham Wilson.

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[James Bassett]. Persia: western mission by Wilson, Samuel Graham, Publication date Topics Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. Iran Mission, Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A, United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A.

Iran Mission, Missions -- Iran, Iran -- Social life and customs PublisherPages:   Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Author of Persia the Land of the Imams, Persia, Commander Prince, Usn, Persia; Eastern mission, Persia, the land of the Imams, Persia; Eastern mission.

Inunder the auspices of the American Mission Board, he founded the first American mission at Tehran, Persia (now Iran). Under his supervision other mission stations were founded, and in he became senior missionary and head of the Eastern Mission of Persia.

He wrote a volume of Hymns in Persian ().Authority control: LCCN: no, SNAC:. The religious texts of the Zoroastrian faith of ancient Persia are referred to as the “Avesta.” The oldest part is the Gathas, which includes a collection of hymns and one of the oldest examples of religious poetry attributed to the prophet Zoroaster (ca.

– BCE).Displayed is a page from the Gathas, in the Middle Persian language Pahlavi, and its translation into modern Persian. T he seminal work of Persian literature is the Shahnameh, an epic poem that recounts the history of pre-Islamic Persia or Iranshahr (Greater Iran).

The Shahnameh contains 62 stories, told in chapters w rhyming Size: 1MB. Established in DecemberDunsterforce was an Allied military force named after its commander, General Lionel force had fewer than Australian, New Zealand, British and Canadian officers and NCOs, who were drawn from the Western and Mesopotamian fronts.

The force was intended to organise local units in northern Iran and southern Caucasus, Country: British Empire. (shelved 1 time as ancient-persia) avg rating —ratings — published Want to Read saving.

Very comprehensive history of the persian empire. Deals with a lot of pre-history relics and writings. Put history into a perspective when the first line of the book is "When Cyrus entered Bablyon in bc the world was old." It puts history versus currents events into perspective/5.

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Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. I second Quora User’s opinion and highly recommend “The Cambridge History Of Iran” series. They cost a lot though in both ebook and hardcopy formats.

See if they are available in Digital Library of Free Books, Movies, Music & Wayback Machine which. Persia: Western Mission PDF Download. Download free ebook of Persia: Western Mission in PDF format or read online by Samuel Graham Wilson Published on by.

This Book was ranked at 2 by Google Books for keyword Western. Book ID of Persia: Western Mission's Books is njAXAAAAYAAJ, Book which was written by Samuel Graham Wilson have ETAG. A Medical History of Persia and the Eastern Caliphate From the Earliest Times Until the Year A.D. Get access. this book presents a continuous history of the art and practice of medicine in Persia (Iran), from the earliest times to the twentieth century.

The mission of Sir John McNeill pp Get by: Media AND Persia: Two SEPARATE Kingdoms of Daniel 2. The left arm of the Image representing Media the weaker, and the right arm Persia the stronger kingdom" (The Book of Daniel.

Philadelphia: Rev. Clarence Larkin Est.,p. 44). but neglected more and more its great civilizing the more clearly, then, was the inner. Aaron Stern, a member of this mission, made three long, arduous trips to Persia. The mission was closed inbut missionary activity was carried on by local converts.

Later in the century the Society established a permanent mission in Isfahan (Wright, pp. Persia (pûr´zhə, –shə), old alternate name for the Asian country article Iran contains a description of the geography and economy of the modern country and a short account of its history since the Arab invasion of the 7th cent.

This article is concerned with the history of the ancient Persian Empire, in which present-day Iran has its roots. Eastern frontier f Persia — (1) Zulfikar to Seistan — (2) Seistan — (3) Perso-Beluch boundary — (4) Mekran boundary — District of Seistan — Derivation of the name — Its application — Present condition — Protean transformations — Legendary history — Early history — Later history — Sir F.

Goldsmid's Commission in. Book Description. Rome, Persia, and Arabia traces the enormous impact that the Great Powers of antiquity exerted on Arabia and the Arabs, between the arrival of Roman forces in the Middle East in 63 BC and the death of the Prophet Muhammad in AD Richly illustrated and covering a vast area from the fertile lands of South Arabia to the bleak deserts of Iraq and Syria, this book.

4 Habib Badr, ‘Mission to “Nominal Christians”: The Policy and Practice of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions and its Missionaries Concerning Eastern Churches which led to the Organization of a Protestant Church in Beirut ()’ (Ph.D.

thesis, Princeton, NJ, ).Author: H. L. Murre-Van Den Berg.In the work of the A.B.C.F.M. was transferred to the Board of Missions of the American Presbyterian Church, and the mission was divided into those of the Eastern and Western Persia, the former including Tabriz, Teheran, Hamadan, Resth, Kazwin, and Kirmanshah: the latter, the Province of Azarbedjan (Urumiah, Khosrowa) and parts of Kurdistan.