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Irrigation

Karl W. Butzer

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Egypt

Published in print February 2001 | ISBN: 9780195102345
Published online January 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780195187656
Irrigation

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Conversion of the Nile floodplain and delta to “perennial” irrigation began in 1833, with the benefit of modern technology.

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Subjects: Religious Studies ; Biblical Studies

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