Dating the Hydraulic Installations in the Siq at Petra

@article{Parr2008DatingTH,
  title={Dating the Hydraulic Installations in the Siq at Petra},
  author={Peter J. Parr},
  journal={Palestine Exploration Quarterly},
  year={2008},
  volume={140},
  pages={81 - 86}
}
  • P. Parr
  • Published 1 July 2008
  • History
  • Palestine Exploration Quarterly
Abstract Although the recent publication of the results of excavation and restoration in the Siq at Petra by the Petra National Trust has thrown welcome light on the hydraulic engineering skills of the Nabataeans, it is suggested here that the conclusions reached by the authors regarding the chronology of those works are not necessarily correct and should not be accepted as definitive. It is shown that the interpretation of the ceramic evidence is faulty and that other, epigraphic, evidence is… 

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