Iran: The Land
Iran is a land of snow-capped mountains, green valleys, and barren deserts. Its landscape has been home to flourishing ancient empires and brutal modern wars. With striking full-color photographs, Iran the land captures the diversity of Iran from the northern Caspian Sea coast and city of Teheran, where most Iranians live, to the rich petroleum deposits of the southwestern Khuzistan Plain.
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