Table of contents for Religion, empire, and torture : the case of Achaemenian Persia, with a postscript on Abu Ghraib / Bruce Lincoln.

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List of Illustrations
1 Introduction
2 Center and Periphery
3 God’s Chosen
4 Creation
5 Microcosms, Wonders, Paradise
6 The Dark Side of Paradise
Postscript: On Abu Ghraib and Some Related Contemporary Matters 000

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Religion and politics.
Religion and politics -- Iran -- Case studies.
Achaemenid dynasty, 559-330 B.C.
Iran -- History -- To 640.