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Persepolis (Takht-E-Jamshid)

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Saturday, December 28, 2013

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2:00pm to 3:00pm

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The construction of Persepolis was commissioned by the Persian King Dariush during the Achaemenian Empire in 518 B.C. (85 years before the Greek Parthenon).                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Join us as author and scholar Mr. Nic Aminisam presents four sections from his book, "Persepolis (Takht-E-Jamshid)"  highlighting aspects of this architectual wonder:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Section I. Dariush The Great (522-486 B.C.); Section II. Dariush: His Campaign to Europe, and Greek and Persian Conflicts; Section III. Persepolis: a.) Remarks By Scholars, b.) Construction; and Section  IV. Dariush: Historical Legacy and Reign.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       To facilitate common language information access, this presentation will be simultaneously translated from Farsi to English.

For ADA accommodations, call (213) 228-7430 at least 72-hours prior to event.

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