ID : N-1694 Date : 2018/04/30 - 12:11
(Persia Digest) - The illustrated book of the “Persian Gulf”, which is currently published in 10 languages, has been translated into 40 other languages. This is the first book which has been translated into 50 languages.
The illustrated book of the “Persian Gulf”, which was launched on 29 April, has been compiled during four years of research in 10 languages: Persian, Arabic, Urdu, English, Spanish, Italian, Chinese, Russian, German and French. The contents of this written work on the Persian Gulf have been compiled and published without using any sources from Iranian historians, but rather using sources from foreign historians and researchers.
According to Javad Norouzi, the young author of this book, 10 UN letters and documents from various periods on environmental issues, soil science, marine science, species and creatures of the Persian Gulf have been included in the book.
Norouzi referred to the publication of 120 historical maps in the book for the first time.
“After being translated into 50 languages, the book is to be categorized and distributed based on the translations in a five-volume package,” the author of the book said to the IRNA news agency.
The book will also be distributed in the national libraries of 90 countries and 185 places internationally, and the translation of the book will also be unveiled during special ceremonies in European countries, including France, Spain, Germany and Russia.
This illustrated book has been published in 475 pages, including 340 pages of translated content into 10 languages and 135 pages in Persian with illustrations and maps.