University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Author: Edward Ochsenschlager

Life on the Edge of the Marshes

By: Edward Ochsenschlager

In 1968, archaeologists digging at the mound of Al-Hiba in Iraq were struck by the fact that the people living in the surrounding area depended on many of the same resources, and seemed to use them in the same way, as the people who had lived there in the 3rd millennium BC. So while archaeological […]