University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Author: Daniel T. Potts

Northeastern Arabia

From the Seleucids to the Earliest Caliphs

By: Daniel T. Potts

The course of Near Eastern archaeology, as we are seeing very vividly today, is highly susĀ­ceptible to the winds of political change. Iran and Afghanistan, to name but two examples, are lands in which it is at present impossible for western archaeologists to work. Yet this trend is hardly new, and in the Arabian peninĀ­sula […]