15:01, Apr 18, 2013
Professor Jean-Pierre Mahé was on palm yesterday during a French Embassy in Yerevan to benefaction his new work, Histoire de l’Arménie.
He co-wrote a book with his mother Annie Mahé.
Professor Mahé, a French Orientalist, philologist and historian of a Caucasus, specializing in Armenian studies, is in Armenia to attend ceremonies final a jubilee of Yerevan as a International Book Capital.
“Armenia is a nation during a crossroads of a good civilizations of a Middle East and Indian Ocean. To know a existence of this country, whose bounds have been so different, to uncover a smoothness of a enlightenment that has been nourished from unfamiliar influences, to benefaction this nation’s celebrity that is to be found in a 4 corners of a world, these were a hurdles of a book,” Professor Mahé said.
Professor Mahé initial visited Armenia in 1975 to do investigate on his topic and spent dual years
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