The Long Fall of the Safavid Dynasty: Moving beyond the Standard Views

  title={The Long Fall of the Safavid Dynasty: Moving beyond the Standard Views},
  author={John Foran},
  journal={International Journal of Middle East Studies},
  pages={281 - 304}
  • J. Foran
  • Published 1 May 1992
  • History
  • International Journal of Middle East Studies
If the Revolution of Persia has been so astonishing, when taken only in a general View, and according to the very imperfect Ideas we can form of it from the Gazettes and other publick News Papers, we may affirm, it will appear still more amazing, when we come to give a particular Account of the remote Causes and Events that prepar'd the Way to it for above twenty Years… 

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