On December 7, the presentation of the two-volume collection of studies titled “Heydar Aliyev” and the two-volume edition titled “Heydar Aliyev. On Guard for Science in Azerbaijan. Documents and Materials” dedicated to the memory of the national leader of Azerbaijani people Heydar Aliyev, compiled by the Institute of History named after A. A. Bakikhanov of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences (ANAS) was held in Presidential Library.
Director of Presidential Library Mayil Ahmedov delivered an opening address and spoke about invaluable services rendered by the national leader Heydar Aliyev to Azerbaijani people. Mayil Ahmedov emphasized that, the publication of those books by collaborators of the Institute of History named after A. A. Bakikhanov of ANAS on the eve of the tenth anniversary of the death of great leader Heydar Aliyev was very estimable. He also noted that, the presentations of a number of books published by the institute in recent years had been held just in Presidential Library.
The project manager Yagub Mahmudov mentioned the reasons of compilation of the two-volume editions published by the decision of the Scientific Council of the Institute of History named after A. A. Bakikhanov of ANAS, also spoke of the projects intended passing on the great leader’s heritage to the younger generations, implemented by the institute he headed.
Chairwoman of human rights committee of Milli Majlis Rabiyyat Aslanova, chairman of Culture Committee of Milli Majlis and corresponding member of ANAS Nizami Jafarov, deputy of Milli Majlis, rector of Azerbaijan Teachers’ Institute, professor Aghiya Nakhchivanli, and deputy of Milli Majlis Jala Aliyeva spoke about unprecedented services of indefatigable defender of Azerbaijan and Azerbaijani people, outstanding person Heydar Aliyev and noticed that the presented books would greatly contribute to exhaustive study of the national leader’s heritage.