Persia from Above
Includes images of ancient citadels, desert ruins and rice fields spreading like a vast patchwork in a river delta, along with many unexpected sights, such as the bird's eye view of a crowded ski resort in the Elburz mountains, within easy reach of Tehran.
The photographs in this book are organised into nine chapters, by region. An introductory text describes each geographical region. The book also includes a selection of Persion poetry and a map.Chapter 1: The North (Alborz, Caspian Sea, Gorgan, Mazandaran)Chapter 2: Persian Gulf and its IslandsChapter 3: Khorasan (Iran's largest province)Chapter 4: Kerman, Sistan, BaluchistanChapter 5: Kermanshah, Kurdistan, LuristanChapter 6: AzerbaijanChapter 7: Central IranChapter 8: Fars (Persia's Heartland)Chapter 9: Khuzistan