Iraq's Marsh Arabs in the Garden of Eden.

Ethnoarchaeological fieldwork near a mound called al-Hiba, in the marshes of southern Iraq.

Saved in:
Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Ochsenschlager, Edward L.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Philadelphia : University Museum Publications, 2004.
Subjects:
Online Access:Click to View
Tags: Add Tag
No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!
Table of Contents:
  • Cover
  • CONTENTS
  • PREFACE AND ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
  • 1 IN THE GARDEN OF EDEN
  • 2 THE PEOPLE OF AL-HIBA
  • 3 WAYS AND MEANS
  • 4 MUD HOUSEHOLD UTENSILS AND STORAGE CONTAINERS
  • 5 MUD MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS, TOYS, JEWELRY, AND AMMUNITION
  • 6 MUD ARCHITECTURE AND ANCILLARY STRUCTURES
  • 7 BAKED POTTERY
  • 8 MATS, BASKETS, AND OTHER OBJECTS MADE OF REEDS AND RUSHES
  • 9 REED ARCHITECTURE
  • 10 WOOD, BOATS, AND BITUMEN
  • 11 BOVINE HUSBANDRY
  • 12 SHEEP
  • 13 VILLAGE WEAVERS
  • 14 THE PHOTOGRAPHS OF JOHN HENRY HAYNES
  • 15 DEATH UNDER GLASS
  • INDEX
  • A
  • B
  • C
  • D
  • E
  • F
  • G
  • H
  • I
  • J
  • K
  • L
  • M
  • N
  • O
  • P
  • Q
  • R
  • S
  • T
  • V
  • W
  • Z.