Persian & Armenian Battle Scene

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James Blake Wiener
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published on 27 November 2017
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Although this manuscript edition of the "History of Vardan and the Armenian War" was finished in 1569 CE, this illustration shows a battle between the Armenians and the Persians in the 5th century CE. Take special note of the Persian elephants. (Mesrop Mashtots Institute of Ancient Manuscripts, Yerevan, Armenia)

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About the Author

James Blake Wiener
James is a writer and former Professor of History. He holds an MA in World History with a particular interest in cross-cultural exchange and world history. He is a co-founder of World History Encyclopedia and formerly was its Communications Director.

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Wiener, J. B. (2017, November 27). Persian & Armenian Battle Scene. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7700/persian--armenian-battle-scene/

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Wiener, James Blake. "Persian & Armenian Battle Scene." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified November 27, 2017. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7700/persian--armenian-battle-scene/.

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Wiener, James Blake. "Persian & Armenian Battle Scene." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 27 Nov 2017. Web. 22 Oct 2021.