BARDA and BARDADĀRĪ, "slaves and slavery."

i. In the Achaemenid period.

ii. In the Sasanian period.

iii. In the Islamic period up to the Mongol invasion.

iv. From the Mongols to the abolition of slavery.

v. Military slavery in Islamic Iran.

vi. Regulations governing slavery in Islamic jurisprudence.

(Multiple Authors)

Originally Published: December 15, 1988

Last Updated: December 15, 1988

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