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An American in Persia

Richard A. Kauffman

An American in Persia

a pilgrimage to Iran

by Richard A. Kauffman

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Published by Cascadia Pub. House in Telford, Pa .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Kauffman, Richard A. -- Travel -- Iran,
  • Americans -- Travel -- Iran,
  • Mennonites -- Travel -- Iran,
  • Intercultural communication -- Iran -- Case studies,
  • Politics and culture -- Iran,
  • Iran -- Description and travel,
  • Iran -- Social life and customs,
  • Iran -- Politics and government -- 1997-

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementRichard A. Kauffman ; foreword by Arli Klassen.
    GenreCase studies
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS318.9 .K38 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24013756M
    ISBN 101931038759
    ISBN 109781931038751
    LC Control Number2009053800
    OCLC/WorldCa498368588

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    Explore our list of Persian Empires - Ancient History Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. In , his second book on Iran, Americans in Persia, was published by the policy think-tank Brookings Institution.

    An account by the American missionary, Justin Perkins, of his years living among the Christians of Persia, with a new Introduction by John Ameer, setting the activities and experiences of the American missionaries in Persia in their historical context.   Which Path to Persia? Options for a New American Strategy toward Iran By Kenneth M. Pollack, Daniel L. Byman, Martin S. Indyk, Suzanne Maloney .


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An American in Persia by Richard A. Kauffman Download PDF EPUB FB2

An excellent companion to An American in Persia is Pilgrims on the Silk Road: A Muslim-Christian Encounter in Khiva. This book delves deeply into the long-term engagement between Mennonites and Muslims in the Silk Road kingdom of Khiva.4/5(1). This book gives the reader an approachable look into Persian culture through the eyes of a 's American housewife.

Told in story format it is has humor and tragedy.5/5(3). An American in Persia: a pilgrimage to Iran. [Richard A Kauffman; David Cortright; Thomas N Finger] -- "Kauffman tells stories of his encounters with Iranians, their culture, and politics, to give witness to ways walls can break down when the stories, culture, and history of others are attended.

An American in Persia  is structured as a narrative travelogue. Addeddate Identifier Identifier-ark ark://t3nw4t Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi Scanner Internet Archive Python library Passage to Persia that describes the life of an American woman who served as a missionary doctor in Persia, now Iran, for four decades starting in is an elegantly written testimony to /5(7).

The author's experiences informed me about the history of the Persia that existed before I arrived there as an American kid attending Tehran American School in the mids.

The author's detailed account of historical culture and politics explained many things I did not understand as a by: Books shelved as ancient-persia: The Blood of Flowers by Anita Amirrezvani, The Persian Expedition by Xenophon, Persian Fire: The First World Empire and.

(shelved 6 times as persian-books) avg rating — 18, ratings — published Americans in Persia. [Arthur Chester Millspaugh] Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Iran. -- American Financial Mission () American Financial Mission ().

On Auginvading soldiers destroyed a neighborhood in Tehran. The soldiers were Iranian, their target the prime minister’s home. As recounted in Christopher de Bellaigue’s recent book, Patriot of Persia: Muhammad Mossadegh and a Tragic Anglo-American Coup, that day was filled with bizarre events.4/5.

The Jewish Bible has all the history, particularly in the book of Daniel (a very important prophet in ancient Babylon/Persia) that lays all the ground work for the future. It is a pity that Jewish people are not reading their own holy book a book that would inform them on their past, present and future.

Remember that a prophet speaks on the. An Anthology Of Philosophy In Persia Vol. 1, From Zoroaster To ' Umar Khayyam () Item Preview. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Nūr al-Dīn ‘Abd al-Raḥmān al-Jāmī, also known as “Jāmī” (–) was born in the city of Jam in present-day Afghanistan. He is the best-known Persian poet from the fifteenth century. His achievements include scholarly works on Sufism, historical and mystical works, and numerous idylls and lyrical poems in Persian.

His best. 25 Nasr, Seyyed Hossein [editor] - An Anthology of Philosophy in Persia Vol. 2, Ismaili Thought in the Classical Age ().pdf 26 Nasr, Seyyed Hossein [editor] - An Anthology of Philosophy in Persia Vol. 3, Philosophical Theology in the Middle Ages and Beyond ().pdf. The Strangling of Persia Morgan, W Shuster (Author) Editorial Reviews The New York Times The Great Game continues.

--This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title. Middle East Journal A new edition of the work by the American appointed in by the newly (and briefly) consititutional government.

After working as special assistant to Arthur Millspaugh's economic mission in Persia, he was appointed Treasurer-General of Persia by the order of the parliament of Iran in He also headed the Persian Relief Commission and wrote a book entitled Introduction to Iran.

Born: 25 NovemberWaukomis, Oklahoma, U.S. The Achaemenid Persian Empire, at its greatest territorial extent under Darius I (r– BCE), held sway over territory stretching from the Indus River Valley to southeastern Europe and from the western Himalayas to northeast Africa.

In this book, Matt Waters gives a detailed historical overview of the Achaemenid period while considering the manifold interpretive problems historians face. Missionary Life in Persia: Being Glimpses of a Quarter of a Century of Labors Among the Nestorian Christians Justin Perkins American Tract Society, - Church of the East members - pages.

A2A First, I must say that I am not Persian. But, I found some sites listed in my Goodreads discussions. - تصوف ايران Mystic (Gnostic - Sufi) Books - كتب مرتبط خبرنامه کتاب های رایگان پارسی PERSIANBOOKS پایگاه دریافت رایگان کتب فارسی.Howard Conklin Baskerville (10 April – 19 April ) was an American teacher in the American Memorial School in Tabriz (a Presbyterian mission school in Tabriz, Iran Contents 1 Life and deathBorn: Howard Conklin Baskerville, 10 AprilNorth .The first American missionaries, the Reverend and Mrs.

Justin Perkins, arrived in Persia in / and the next year established headquarters at Urmia in Azerbaijan, where they founded a church, a school, and a printing house.