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WELCOME TO OUR WEBSITE ---> SPECIAL CHRISTMAS HOLIDAYS SALE IS GOING ON NOW! <--> CELEBRATING 34 YEARS OF EXCELLENCE IN PUBLISHING ---> BOOK EXHIBITION AT THE MIDDLE EAST STUDIES ASSOCIATION [MESA] CONFERENCE IN WASHINGTON, DC ENDED ON NOVEMBER, 25, 2014. SEE DETAILS ON THE "BULLETIN BOARD" BELOW---> SOME OF OUR TITLES ARE AVAILABLE IN IRAN. CONTACT: FARHANG MOASER, 154 DANESHGAH AVE., TEHRAN, IRAN. Tel. 66 46 5756. --->
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Amazingly Original: Contemporary Iranian Art at Crossroads

by Abbas Daneshvari
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The contemporary arts of Iran have yet to live across many zones of criticism, debate, and philosophical understanding on the way to more widespread...

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$50.00

On the High Road

by Mitchell Rothman, Hilary Gopnik
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The site of Godin Tepe is located in the southeastern corner of the Kangavar valley in central western Iran, at the western end of the Silk Road....

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Stories of the Prophets

by Rachel Milstein
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This volume presents a detailed iconographic and stylistic study of a group of profusely illustrated manuscripts, from 1570's-80's. This group...

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A Medieval Arabic-Persian Dictionary

by Abu al-Fath Hamd ibn Ahmad ibn Hussayn Badi, aka Kafi
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"Al-Mulakhkhas fi al-lughat," by Abu al-Fath Hamd ibn Ahmad ibn Hussayn Badi known as Kafi, a learned 12th or 13th Century, Iranian lexicographer and...

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Arak‘el of Tabriz: Book of History

by George A. Bournoutian
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Ara`kel of Tabriz’s monumental Book of History is one of the most important primary sources on the history of Armenia, Persia, the Ottoman Empire,...

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Ice Houses of Iran: Where, How, Why

by Hemming Jorgensen
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The traditional Persian ice houses were built at villages on the perimeter of the large deserts on the Central Plateau. Their cone-shaped domes, up...

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One Woman’s War: Da [Mother]

by Zahra Hoseyni
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"One Woman’s War (Da)" is many things. Part autobiography, part oral history of the Iran-Iraq War (1980–88), the work is the story of Zahra Hoseyni,...

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Scholars and Humanists

by Iraj Afshar, Touraj Daryaee
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Scholars and Humanists contains a series of letters exchanged between the Iranian scholar and statesman, S.H. Taqizadeh, and the German Iranist W.B....

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Houghton Shahnameh

by Martin Bernard Dickson, Stuart Cary Welch
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Volume I: 312 pp., 22 eight-color plates, one plate ready to be framed, 284 black & white llustrations. Volume II: 560 pp., 1 eight-color plate,...

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Blood, Beliefs and Ballots: The Management of Kurdish Nationalism in Turkey , 2007-2009

by Robert Olson
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This book analyzes and describes the instruments used by the Turkish state to manage Kurdish nationalism during 2007 to 2009 and the response of...

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Excavating an Empire

by Khodadad Rezakhani, Touraj Daryaee, Ali Mousavi
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Study of empires and imperial power within the context of world history is a relatively recent subject within a field which itself is quite young....

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Armenian Communities of Asia Minor

by Richard G. Hovannisian
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The Armenian communities of western Asia Minor were far removed from the historic Armenian territories on the great highland plateau far to the east...

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The Privileged American

by Guive Mirfendereski
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In Iran, in 1963, the United States conditioned the continued presence of its military missions on receiving immunity for the members of the missions...

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Tamerlane's Tableware

by Lisa Golombek, Gauvin A. Bailey, Robert B. Mason
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The practice of imitating Chinese blue-and-white porcelain in Iran began in the Timurid period (c. 1370-1505). Attempts to distinguish wares actually...

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Jambr (Archival Chamber)

by Kat`oghikos Simeon of Erevan
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Siméon of Erevan, was the Kat`oghikos, that is, the Supreme Patriarch, of the Armenian Church, from 1763 to 1780. He reorganized the Holy See of...

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Offering a wide selection of scholarly and trade books at affordable prices.

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Mazda Publishers was established in 1980 by a college professor, Dr. A. K. Jabbari, as a scholarly publishing house. Since then, the Press has become a major source for information about Iran/Persia, the Greater Iran, the Persian Gulf region, and parts of the Middle East and Central Asia.
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New Books

Featured Books

Christmas Sale Limited time only. Must order here.

Myth of Creation $25.00 $10.00 Sale
English-Persian Dictionary $45.00 $25.00 Sale
Folly of Speaking $16.00 $8.00 Sale
On the High Road $65.00 $50.00 Sale
Chronicle of Abraham of Crete $26.95 $15.00 Sale
Stories of the Prophets $65.00 $45.00 Sale
Traditions Linger $25.00 $15.00 Sale
Converging Zones $45.00 $30.00 Sale
Arak‘el of Tabriz: Book of History $65.00 $45.00 Sale
Ice Houses of Iran: Where, How, Why $55.00 $35.00 Sale
One Woman’s War: Da [Mother] $30.00 $20.00 Sale
Scholars and Humanists $40.00 $25.00 Sale
Dictionary of Iranian Plant Names $45.00 $25.00 Sale
De Vita Sua $45.00 $30.00 Sale
Tamerlane's Tableware $65.00 $45.00 Sale
Jambr (Archival Chamber) $45.00 $25.00 Sale

Forthcoming Books

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2014 Book Exhibit

We will be participating in the Middle East Studies Association [MESA] book exhibit in Washington, DC.  WHEN: November 22 - 25, 2014. WHERE: Marriotte Wardman Park Hotel, Washington,...

Prof. Sprachman Book Signing

American Professor Translates Best Seller on Iran-Iraq War Into English  Part autobiography and part oral history of the 8-year Iraqi imposed war against Iran in the 1980s One Woman's War...

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