Lake Elji and a geological perspective on the evolution of Petra, Jordan

  title={Lake Elji and a geological perspective on the evolution of Petra, Jordan},
  author={Nizar Abu-Jaber and Sahar Khasawneh and Mohammad Alqudah and Catreena Hamarneh and Abdulla Al-Rawabdeh and Andrew S. Murray},
  journal={Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology},
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