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" Nile should choose to divert his waters from their present bed into this Arabian gulf, what is there to hinder it from being filled up by the stream within, at the utmost, twenty thousand years ? For my part, I think it would be filled in half the time. "
Herodotus: A New and Literal Version from the Text of Baehr ; with a ... - Page 98
by Herodotus, Henry Cary - 1848 - 613 pages
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Studies in Ancient Technology, Volume 1

Robert J. Forbes - 1964 - 263 pages
...Arabian Gulf, what is there to hinder it from being filled up by the stream within, at the utmost, twenty thousand years ? For my part, I think it would be filled in half that time. How then should not a gulf, even of much greater size, have been filled up in the...
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Studies in Ancient Technology

Forbes - 1966 - 259 pages
...Arabian Gulf, what is there to hinder it from being filled up by the stream within, at the utmost, twenty thousand years ? For my part, I think it would be filled in half that time. How then should not a gulf, even of much greater size, have been filled up in the...
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Studies in Ancient Technology: Ancient geology. Ancient mining and ..., Volume 7

R. J.. Forbes - 1963 - 153 pages
...Arabian Gulf, what is there to hinder it from being filled up by the stream within, at the utmost, twenty thousand years? For my part, I think it would be filled in half that time. How then should not a gulf, even of much greater size, have been filled up in the...
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