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Synonyms for Avesta

a collection of Zoroastrian texts gathered during the 4th or 6th centuries


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ix x); Chapter 1, "Das Avesta und dessen Pahlavi-Ubersetzung" (pp.
Then follows a summary of the extant Avesta as reported in the Pahlavi text, the D[e.
Chapter 2 is a fascinating Forschungsgeschichte of European scholarship's dealings with the Avesta and Pahlavi translations, beginning with Thomas Hyde and Anquetil-Duperron in the eighteenth century, moving on to the giants of the nineteenth century, among them Martin Haug, Karl Geldner, Christian Bartholomae, and James Darmesteter, and those of the twentieth century, up to and including the more recent work on the Avesta and Zand versions of the H[o.
Although there has recently been some easing in demand as customers react to lower nickel prices and destock, strong market conditions and increased capacity utilisation means that good profitability will continue" says Avesta Sheffield's CEO, Stuart Pettifor.
reductions following the sale of Avesta Sheffield Inc.