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Identifying the watery nature of this early metropolis has important implications for how urban life flourished nearly 5,000 years ago between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, where modern-day Iraq lies.Drone photos reveal an early Mesopotamian city made of marsh islands|Bruce Bower|October 13, 2022|Science News
That is because for the most part of their existence, the Sumerians, as a people, were divided into various city-states and kingdoms mostly within the confines of Sumer – the region of southern Mesopotamia between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers.Who Were The Ancient Sumerians? History of the ‘First’ Mesopotamians|Dattatreya Mandal|September 15, 2022|Realm of History
Interestingly enough, as a means to deal with the mobility of the Mongol army, the Mamluks might have practiced the burning of dried grasslands north of the Euphrates river – thereby denying the main source of nourishment for the enemy horse herds.Mamluks: The Incredible Islamic Slave-Warriors of Egypt|Dattatreya Mandal|June 23, 2022|Realm of History
And then there is the ISIS video of Crawford splashing in the Euphrates as if he were a kid again.ISIS Has a Bigger Coalition Than We Do|Michael Daly|October 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
First, I sketched out a long oscillating ribbon running from the top left to the bottom right of the page: the Euphrates.The Fourth War: My Lunch with a Jihadi|Elliot Ackerman|January 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And like civilization itself, it might all start on the banks of the Euphrates.The Revolt in Syria Could Easily Spread to Other Middle East Countries|Kenneth M. Pollack|January 31, 2012|DAILY BEAST
He is the author of a blog called “ From the Potomac to the Euphrates” on CFR.org.Why Washington Can't Stop Egypt's Revolution|Steven Cook|January 29, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Why did he quit the fruitful banks of the Euphrates for a spot so remote, so barren, and so stony as Sichem?A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 1 (of 10)|Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
Two famous springs at modern Hit, on the Euphrates, have been drawn upon from time immemorial.
Originally Ea appears to have been a fish--the incarnation of the spirit of, or life principle in, the Euphrates River.
Certain beliefs, and the myths which were based upon them, are older than even the civilization of the Tigro-Euphrates valley.
Was there not the Euphrates, was there not the Tigris, the Aranes?The Posthumous Works of Thomas De Quincey, Vol. II (2 vols)|Thomas De Quincey