Kaveh Farrokh’s Book cited by US Independent Book Publishers

Kaveh Farrokh’s book, “Shadows in the Desert: Ancient Persia at War” was recently awarded as the Best History Book of 2008 in London on October 31st, 2008 by the WAALM Society’s Persian Golden Lioness Awards




The next printing of Shadows in the Desert will feature the WAALM Persian Golden Lioness Award of “Best History Book” on its upcoming book jacket (on top right hand corner – white circle with Golden Lioness inset):


A full message will be sent soon regarding WAALM and their rigorous selection processes for the Lioness Awards for the categories of Arts, Literature, .

Farrokh was recently informed that his book was nominated as being among the top three history books of 2008 by the Independent Book Publishers Association in the US:


This means that Farrokh’s book has been cited twice internationally in 2008 by independent reviewers for excellence in historiography.: