Ancient Magan: The Secrets of Tell Abraq

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Trident Press Ltd, 2000 - Excavations (Archaeology) - 144 pages

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Page 59 - ... contrast them with contemporary tool complexes from regions where the way of life was somewhat different. For the reasons given above, we selected the deepest areas on Ali Kosh and Tepe Sabz, and sent relatively narrow shafts down to virgin soil by means of the techniques described in later chapters. We confess a little amusement at the thought that, while most Near Eastern archeologists have dug for buildings and incidentally recovered a few seeds in the process, we dug for seeds and incidentally...
Page 69 - Today the coast of the UAE from Abu Dhabi in the south to Ras al-Khaimah in the north has pockets of mangrove and in the past it was probably even more extensive.
Page 21 - It would be an understatement to say that I was not prepared for the result.
Page 38 - OVER THE YEARS MANY PEOPLE have asked me how I came to excavate at Tell Abraq.

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