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Thanks to Dr. Kaveh Farrokh

posted Jan 11, 2014, 9:40 AM by Gordon Doherty   [ updated Jan 27, 2015, 3:22 AM ]
Writing Legionary: Land of the Sacred Fire would have been a whole lot tougher without the excellent research material provided by Dr. Kaveh Farrokh, a leading Iranian history specialist. His works, particularly the two below, really helped paint a vivid picture of Sassanid Persia for me, and allowed me to visualise the journey of Pavo and the XI Claudia into the eastern sands.

Dr. Farrokh has also kindly agreed to feature my book on his website! You can read the article here: