Articles | Volume 68, issue 2
E&G Quaternary Sci. J., 68, 215–236, 2020

Special issue: Geoarchaeology and past human–environment interactions

E&G Quaternary Sci. J., 68, 215–236, 2020

Research article 09 Jan 2020

Research article | 09 Jan 2020

Sediment-filled karst depressions and riyad – key archaeological environments of south Qatar

Max Engel et al.

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