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K. A. Luther
a family of local rulers of Marāḡa who ruled from the early 6th/12th century until 605/1208-09.
S. C. Fairbanks
a dynasty which governed Yazd in the 6th/12th century.
(1928 - 2004), a Persian diplomat, literary scholar, translator, and editor.
“thresholds,” more fully, ʿatabāt-e ʿalīyāt or ʿatabāt-e (or aʿtāb-e) moqaddasa “the lofty or sacred thresholds,” the Shiʿite shrine cities of Iraq
(1929-1996), Iranian poet and translator who wrote poetry exclusively in German and translated works on Persian literature into German.This Article Has Images/Tables.
a branch of the Yasavīya Sufi brotherhood especially active in Ḵᵛārazm from the 8th/14th century.
(The Chronology of Ancient Nations), a historical work by Bīrūnī, composed at the age of 27, in 1000 CE.
C. E. Bosworth
the title of a geographical work composed in Arabic during the 7th/13th century by the Persian scholar Abū Yaḥyā Zakarīyāʾ b. Moḥammad Qazvīnī.
a biographical work on ministers and other officials, their policies and literary works, by Sayf al-dīn Ḥāǰǰī b. Neẓām ʿAqīlī, written at Herat between 1470-71 and 1486-87.
a study of the geographical features and historical monuments of Fārs.