Melville, Charles (Peter)

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MELVILLE, Charles (Peter)

MELVILLE, Charles (Peter). British, b. 1951. Genres: History. Career: University of London, Imperial College of Science and Technology, England, research assistant, 1974-82; Cambridge University, England, assistant lecturer, 1984-88, lecturer in Islamic studies, 1988-2001, reader in Persian history, 2001-. Consultant to Nuclear Electric. Disasters, the journal of the International Disaster Institute, editor, 1982-89. Publications: (with N.N. Ambraseys) A History of Persian Earthquakes, 1983; (with A. Ubaydli) Christians and Moors in Spain, III, 1992; (with N.N. Ambraseys and R.D. Adams) The Seismicity of Egypt, Arabia and the Red Sea: A Historical Review, 1994. EDITOR: (with P.W. Avery and G. Hambly) The Cambridge History of Iran, Vol. VII, 1991; Safavid Persia, 1996. Contributor to academic journals. Address: Faculty of Oriental Studies, Cambridge University, Cambridge CB3 9DA, England.