Near East

See also Empires and Cities, Museums and Artifacts, and Bible History.


Persian History A summary of the history of Iran, beginning 3000 BC.

Iraq and Iran Sites

Tell Abu Duwari
Tell Ahmar
Umm al-Hafriyet
Tall-e Bakun
Kuh-e Khwaja
Persepolis (Xerses)
Persepolis Palaces and more.

University Programs and Researchers

University College at London
Anne Kilmer University of California at Berkeley.
Clemens Reichel from ABZU at the Oriental Institute.
Trevor Watkins University of Edinburgh.
Paul Zimansky Boston University.
Brown University
Pennsylvania Museum of Anthropology and Archaeology
University of Bilkent
University College at London