The history of Iran, commonly also known as Persia in the Western world, is
intertwined with the ...... The Safavids ruled from 1501 to 1722 (experiencing a
brief restoration from 1729 to 1736) and ...
Feb 29, 2016 ... A chronology of key events in Iran's history, from the first Persian Empire to the
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Nov 26, 2010 ... A Brief History of Iran - 1953 to Present ... Iran & Persia - The Fall of a Shah 3 of
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Jun 11, 2009 ... For most of history, the tract of land now called Iran was known as Persia. It wasn'
t until 1935 that it adopted its present name.
Persia or Iran, a brief history. Present Iran was historically referred to as Persia
until 1935 when Reza Shah Pahlavi formally asked the international community ...
Editorial Reviews. From Booklist. The peoples of the Iranian plateau have a
written history of at ... It's very brief and concise and in that context, Mr. Axworthy
has done a good job explaining in simple language the history of a very
Feb 11, 2010 ... 1921. Reza Khan, a military officer in Persia's Cossack Brigade, names himself
shah of Persia after successfully staging a coup against the ...
Originially a group of Indo-European people who probably migrated to the areas
encompassing current-day Iran around 3500 years ago, the ancestors of ...
A brief history of Iranian Jews By: Massoume Price, December 2001. Page: 1 2
Page 1. Iranian Jews are amongst the oldest inhabitants of the country.
Jun 17, 2009 ... Story Highlights; Since Islamic Revolution of 1979, Iran's government has been at
odds with the West; Protests broke out in 2002 after President ...