People, land and water in the Arab Middle East environments and landscapes in the Bilâd ash-Shâm by William Lancaster

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  • Land use, Rural -- Jordan.,
  • Water-supply, Rural -- Jordan.,
  • Tribes -- Jordan -- Social conditions.,
  • Jordan -- Social conditions.,
  • Bilâd ash-Shâm (Jordan) -- Social life and customs.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 417-435) and index.

Book details

Other titlesEnvironments and landscapes in the Bilâd ash-Shâm.
StatementWilliam Lancaster and Fidelity Lancaster.
SeriesStudies in environmental anthropology -- v. 2.
ContributionsLancaster, Fidelity.
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 458 p. :
Number of Pages458
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18136216M
ISBN 109057023229

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