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Searching for ancient remains in lower "Irâq

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Published by American Schools of Oriental Research under the jane Dows Nies Publication Fund in New Haven .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesAn unpublished Greek inscription from `Ammân., Three liturgical fragments from the Wâdi Naṭrûn.
StatementRaymond P. Dougherty. Three liturgical fragments from the Wâdi Naṭrûn ; William H.P. Hatch. An unpublished Greek inscription from `Ammân ; William H.P. Hatch.
SeriesThe Annual of the American Schools of Oriental Research -- 7
ContributionsHatch, William Henry Paine, 1875-1972., Dougherty, Raymond Philip.
The Physical Object
Pagination104p. ;
Number of Pages104
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18771041M

  The remains of the ancient Parthian city of Hatra, a 2,year-old site in northern Iraq which officials in Baghdad reports is being demolished by Islamic : Patrick Kingsley.


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