Safavid and Shi'i Iran: 1250 to 1920: Middle East

The origins of the Safavid dynasty are not easily identifiable; it is assumed that the historical factors that led to the birth of this dynasty are at least twofold: the Mongol invasions of Genghis Khan and after Timur, during the 13th–15th ...

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