Iran's Book News Agency (IBNA) 8 Feb 2018 - 21:18 http://www.ibna.ir/en/doc/tolidi/257667/book-of-the-year-world-award-names-best -------------------------------------------------- Title : Book of the Year World Award names the best -------------------------------------------------- IBNA- With President Hassan Rouhani in attendance, the best books of the 25th Book of the Year World Award received their prizes during a ceremony held at Tehran’s Vahdat Hall on February 7. Text : According to IBNA correspondent, Iran s Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Sayyed Abbas Salehi, his Cultural Deputy Mohsen Javadi, several Iranian cultural figures and foreign scholars also attended the ceremony. The winners of the 25th Book of the Year World Award are as follows: 1. Richard E. Payne, A State of Mixture: Christians, Zoroastrians, and Iranian Political Culture in Late Antiquity; University of California Press, 2016 2. Silvia Balatti, Mountain Peoples in the Ancient Near East: The Case of the Zagros in the First Millennium BCE; Harrassowitz Verlag. Wiesbaden, 2017 3. Pavel Pavlovitch, The Formation of the Islamic Understanding of Kalāla in the Second Century AH, Between Scripture and Canon; BRILL, 2016 4. Nasrin Askari, The Medieval Reception of the Shāhnāma as a Mirror for Princes 5. Sandra Aube, La cramique dans l architecture en Iran au XVe sicle, les arts qar quynls et q quynls; PUPS, Presses de l Universit Paris-Sorbonne, 2017 6. Klaus von Stosch, Herausforderung Islam, Christliche Annherungen; Verlag Ferdinand Schningh, 2017 7. Regula Forster, Wissensvermittlung im Gesprch, Eine Studie zu klassisch-arabischen Dialogen; BRILL, 2017 8. Shi Guang, Annotation and Translation of Tānksūqnāmeh, The Ilkhanate Treasure Book of Khatay&rsquos Sciences and Technologies; Peking University Press, 2016 9. Ismail K. Poonawala, Epistles of the Brethren of Purity, Sciences of the Soul and Intellect, Part III, An Arabic Critical Edition and English Translation of Epistles 39-41 10. Carmela Baffioni, Epistles of the Brethren of Purity, Sciences of the Soul and Intellect, Part III, An Arabic Critical Edition and English Translation of Epistles 39-41