i. Pre-Islamic Iran

ii. Islamic, to the Mongol period

iii. Safavid Period

iv. Afšar and Zand Periods

iv a. Qajar Period

v. Pahlavi Period

vi. In Afghanistan from 1919

(Multiple Authors)

Originally Published: December 15, 1986

Last Updated: August 12, 2011

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