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Marshland of Cities: Deltaic Landscapes and the Evolution of Early Mesopotamian Civilization (2003)

Citation DOCUMENT Jennifer Pournelle.

Prevailing theories of the evolution of early complex societies in southern Mesopotamia presume a uniform, arid landscape transited by Tigris and Euphrates distributaries. These theories hold that it was the seventh millennium BCE introduction of irrigation technologies from the northern alluvium to the south that began the punctuated evolution of Mesopotamian irrigation schemes. In this view, irrigation-dependent agro-pastoral production was the primary stimulus to urbanization and, millennia...


Mustang Creek Archaeological Survey Project, Merced County, California (1972)

Citation DOCUMENT Calvin H. Jennings.

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Arizona State University The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation National Science Foundation National Endowment for the Humanities Society for American Archaeology Archaeological Institute of America