The Avesta publishing house has published a book about Amedi

The publisher Avesta has published a new book. Kristian Alex Larsen is the author of the book Amedi Historical Sites and Moments of a Great Kurdish Town. The book focuses on the sights of Amedi and provides an overview of the town’s history. Amedi is on the provisional Iraqi UNESCO list. The nominated city is […]

The Avesta publishing house has published a book about Amedi
The Avesta publishing house has published a book about Amedi
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The publisher Avesta has published a new book.

Kristian Alex Larsen is the author of the book Amedi Historical Sites and Moments of a Great Kurdish Town.

The book focuses on the sights of Amedi and provides an overview of the town’s history.

Amedi is on the provisional Iraqi UNESCO list.

The nominated city is located 70km north of the city of Duhok. Amedy is one of the oldest cities in the world and one of the most important historic cities in North Iraq. The oldest written record belongs to the 9th century B.C. namely in the reign of the Assyrian Emperor 858-824 B.C. (Under the name of ” Kur a- ma- da- a- a” which means the city of Medes, the city’s history dates back more than 3,000 years.

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