A fascinating journey through time and across Europe and Central
Asia, in search of the prophet Zarathustra (a.k.a.
Zoroaster)—perhaps the greatest religious lawgiver of the ancient
world—and his vast influence.
In Persia more than three thousand years ago, Zarathustra spoke of
a single universal god, the battle between good and evil, the
devil, heaven and hell, and an eventual end to the
world—foreshadowing the core beliefs of Judaism,... more...