About 226 AD the strong and fearsome son of Persian leader Sassanovertrew and killed the last of the Parthian Arsacids and declared himself Ardashir I, Emperor of Iran. So began the great empire that lasted until the mid-7th century.
This volume examines the costume, equipment, organisation and military methods of the Sassanian (Sassanid) empire. It includes many line drawings plus brilliant colour plates by Angus McBride.
Excellent condition, with only minor shelf wear and some yellowing of the cover. See photos, this is the actual book you will receive, not a stock shot.