By Shahrokh Meskoob,Ali Banuazizi,Michael C. Hillmann
Dr. Ali Banuazizi’s foreword and interview with the writer units the degree for a fuller appreciation of this worthy and wide-ranging contribution to Iranian highbrow history.
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Iranian National Identity and the Persian Language: Roles of the Court, Religion, and Sufism in Persian Prose Writing by Shahrokh Meskoob,Ali Banuazizi,Michael C. Hillmann