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By Richard W. Bulliet

Why, for plenty of centuries, used to be the wheel deserted within the heart East in want of the camel as a method of delivery? This richly illustrated research explains this anomaly. Drawing on archaeology, artwork, expertise, anthropology, linguistics, and camel husbandry, Bulliet explores the consequences for the region's fiscal and social improvement through the heart a long time and into smooth times.

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