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This is a survey of the world in which Cyrus started his career. A look at the Mediterranean World, China, Central Asia, and then the Mesopotamian context for the rise of Cyrus.

Direct download: episode10.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 12:25pm PDT

History of Iran podcast, episode nine. On the Herodotian narrative of the Median Empire and modern scholarship's correctives to it.

Direct download: Episode9.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:13pm PDT

where I apologise about the temporary break and talk about the upcoming episode

Direct download: exp2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:38am PDT

The history the Neo-Elamite kingdom, 1100-539 BCE

Direct download: Episode8-final.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:11pm PDT

A quick summary of the Indo-European theory, before delving into Indo-Iranians... and yes, a bit about the Aryans and the Ariians...

Direct download: HoIran-Ep7.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:39am PDT

In this episode we talk about the ethno-linguistic make up of western Iran in the second and early first millenia BCE. 

Direct download: HoIran-Ep6.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 11:29pm PDT

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