From Prehistoric Times
to the End of the Sasanian Empire: Books: Abbas Daneshvari
,Jay Gluck" />
In 1996 the publisher invited Professor Abbas Daneshvari
to undertake the difficult task of editing and updating this volume and prepare it for publication.
...Abbas DaneshvariDr. Abbas Daneshvari is Professor of Art History at California State University, Los Angeles.His
publications cover various aspects of Persian Art.He
is the author of the monographs "Animal Symbolism in Warqa and Gulshah," Oxford University Press
1986, and "Medieval Tomb Towers of Iran," Undena/Mazda 1986.His
books "Crisis in Contemporary Arts: Modern and Postmodern" and "The Iconography of the Dragon in Islamic Art" are to appear in 2005-2006.Professor Daneshvari is the Editor in Chief for Islamic Art and Architecture of the Mazda Publishers, Inc. and the editor of several collective publications.