Embankments and its Discontents
Irrigation, Embankments, and Floods
39 The Thames Embankment
Convention between Baden and France relative to the Rhine Embankments, signed at Carlsruhe, 25 February 1857
Karnak’s Quaysides: The Embankments from the New Kingdom to the Kushito-Saite Period
Exchange of Declarations between France and Italy relative to the Embankment of the Var, signed at Paris, 26 October 1862/1 May 1863
Convention between the Netherlands and Prussia relative to the Embankment of the Dollard, signed at Leer, 23 September 1874
Convention between Belgium and the Netherlands relative to the Embankment of the Zwin, signed at Bruges, 24 May 1872
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1 a wall or bank of earth or stone built to prevent a river flooding an area.
2 a bank of earth or stone built to carry a road or railroad over an area of low ground.
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