By translating the sections on pre-Islamic Persia in three Muslim Arabic chronicles how knowledge about ancient Iran was transmitted to Muslim historians, in what forms it circulated and how it was shaped and refashioned for the new Perso-Muslim elite that served the early Abbasid caliphs in Baghdad.
'History of the Kings of the Persians' in Three Arabic ChroniclesREADERSHIP:
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'History of the Kings of the Persians' in Three Arabic Chronicles