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The fall of Palmyra

May 25, 2015

This U of T expert is able to com­ment on the sig­nif­i­cance of Palmyra’s fall under ISIS’ con­trol from an archae­o­log­i­cal per­spec­tive.

Archae­ol­o­gy in Iraq and Syr­ia
Archae­ol­o­gy of the Anceint Near East
Reichel Clemens
Assis­tant Pro­fes­sor (Mesopotami­an Archae­ol­o­gy)
St.George Cam­pus
Depart­ment of Near & Mid­dle East­ern Civ­i­liza­tions
Office: 416–946-0741