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Persia (Achaemenid to Sasanid Empires), c. 550 BCE–651 CE

Ali Mousavi

Ali Mousavi is an art historian/archaeologist who served as Assistant Curator of Ancient Near Eastern Art at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, USA, and currently teaches archaeology and ancient history at the University of California, Los Angeles. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Sir Banister Fletcher’s Global History of Architecture Volume 1

© the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) and the University of London, 2019

Sir Banister Fletcher chapter


... for the buildings have been lost. After M. T. Mostafavi, The Land of Pars (Chippenham: Picton Publishing, 1978). Courtesy of Ali Mousavi. Darius the Great focused upon the aggrandizement of two major cities during his...