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  • A Paleodemographic Study of Mortality in 1st century BC/AD Petra, Jordan 

    Propst, Akacia (East Carolina University, 2017-07-19)
    The 1st century BC to 1st century AD population of Petra appears to have rarely suffered from infectious diseases based on the low frequency of pathological bone lesions in skeletons recovered from tombs on the site's North ...
  • Dietary Reconstruction Of Urban Inhabitants Of The 1St Century AD Petra 

    Appleton, Laurel (East Carolina University, 2015)
    Petra, an ancient city located in southern Jordan, is a UNESCO World Heritage site known for its architecturally grand buildings and tombs carved into sandstone bedrock. The establishment of Petra as the capital of the ...
  • Exploring Quality of Life at Petra Through Paleopathology 

    Canipe, Courtney (East Carolina University, 2014)
    The ancient city of Petra, Jordan was home to the capital of the Nabataean kingdom from approximately the 3rd or 2nd century B.C. to 106 A.D. During the 1st century B.C. and A.D, Petra prospered as an urban trade center ...