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marsh

Overview page. Subjects: Biological Sciences.

A more or less permanently wet area of mineral soil (as opposed to a peaty area), typically found around the edges of a lake or on an undrained river flood-plain. Colloquially, ‘marsh’ is...

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The Iraqi Marshlands

Robert Van de Noort.

in Climate Change Archaeology

October 2013; p ublished online March 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Ancient History (Non-Classical, to 500 CE). 10938 words.

This chapter presents a case study of the Iraqi Marshlands, or Al-Ahwar, to illustrate the application of climate change archaeology. The case of the Iraqi Marshlands is distinct from those...

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