Iranian Studies is a core subject area at I.B.Tauris. Our publishing in this field has established us as clear market leaders. The I.B.Tauris International Library of Iranian Studies boasts contributions by many of the principal experts on Iran. Our authors constitute a stellar list of historians and scientists as well as specialists in the arts and other subjects. They come from America, Britain, Continental Europe and Iran. The aim of the series in which they feature is to develop a distinctive and critical contribution to our understanding of the history, cultural heritage and contemporary politics of Iran and its people.