A picture of Persia

by Mohammad Ali Issari

Publisher: Exposition Press in Hicksville, N.Y

Written in English
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Edition Notes

StatementMohammad Ali Issari and Doris A. Paul.
SeriesAn Exposition-university book
ContributionsPaul, Doris Atkinson, joint author.
LC ClassificationsDS318 .I84
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 277 p., [28] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages277
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4874242M
ISBN 100682484105
LC Control Number76000678

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Set in the mystical lands of Persia, a rogue prince and a mysterious princess race against dark forces to safeguard an ancient dagger capable of releasing the Sands of Time -- a gift from the gods that can reverse time and allow its possessor to rule the world.

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The prophecies reveal when these last-day events will occur. Conflict in the Middle East: Questions 5. The book of Daniel opens with a major conflict in the Middle East.

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