By Alexander Jovy
This wonderful novel brings old Persia to existence, and divulges the eye-catching tale of Cyrus himself, a brave chief whose ardour received the hearts of his matters and fanatics alike.
Cyrus's imaginative and prescient of a society the place non secular tolerance might and may be triumphant encouraged the basis of his impressive empire, but he used to be ruthless in his conquests, and historic Lydia and the fabled urban of Babylon fell to him.
The ebook positive factors an emotional love tale and riveting conflict scenes, and is written with an strength and keenness that infuse each page. I Am Cyrus brings heritage alive as few different novels do. it truly is filled with motion, ardour, comedy, tragedy and proposal. Its subject that real co-operation among humans is barely gained via tolerance, is profoundly correct to our personal times.
I Am Cyrus is a narrative that has been just about Alexander Jovy's center for a few years and he remembers his father telling him approximately old Persia and the mysteries it holds: 'I used to be interested even then how such an early civilization can have completed a lot and be so unknown to our glossy world.'