Entries by Kaveh Farrokh

The Sarmatian Connection: Stories of the Arthurian Cycle and Legends and Miracles of Ladislas, King and Saint

The article “The Sarmatian Connection: Stories of the Arthurian Cycle and Legends and Miracles of Ladislas, King and Saint” reproduced below is by János Makkay of the [Department of Archaeology, University of Pecs, in Hungary] (1996). This originally appeared in: The New Hungarian Quarterly, Volume 37, no. 144, Winter 1996, pp. 113-125. Note that the article below […]

Dura Europos: Its’ Archaeology & History

The article “Dura Europos: Its’ Archaeology & History” by Pierre Leriche was originally published in the CAIS venue hosted by Shapour Suren-Pahlav in London. ========================================================= Abstract Dura Europos ruined city on the right bank of the Euphrates between Antioch and Seleucia on the Tigris, founded in 303 B.C.E. by Nicanor, a general of Seleucus I. […]

Ibn Sina, Persian Polymath and Physician, Never Demanded Money from his Patients

The article below entitled “Ibn Sina, the great Persian polymath and physician, never demanded money from his patients” was written by Damjan Stojanovski and published in the Vintage news outlet on October 13, 2016. Kindly note that three of the images and accompanying captions displayed below do not appear in the original Vintage News posting. […]

Pirooz in China: Defeated Persian army takes Refuge

The article below “Pirooz in China: Defeated Persian army takes Refuge” was originally written by Frank Wong in August 11, 2000 and posted in the CAIS venue hosted by Shapour Suren-Pahlav in London. Kindly note that the images and accompanying descriptions below do not appear in the original posting in CAIS. ============================================================== I read the […]

Military History Journal article on Mongolian Armies

The British Military History Monthly Journal of July 2017 features an article by Kaveh Farrokh on the armies of the Mongols: Farrokh, K. (2017). The armies of the Mongols. Military History Monthly, July Issue 82, pp.36-41. [Right] Cover of the July edition of the British Military History Monthly journal [left] Sample page of the article […]