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Excavations of Ancient Ruins of Zafar


Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 972 days ago - heritagedaily.com
The ancient kingdom of Himyar and its capital city, Zafar, are the focus of a new publication that documents the results of many years of excavation work in modern Yemen.



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Barb Knight (1694)
Saturday January 25, 2014, 10:51 pm
OMGosh!! I'm reading a paranormal book 'A Step Away' book 2 in the Wanderer Series by Jocelyn Stover and in the stories there's a Wanderer named Zafar but Jocelyn spells it as 'Zafir.' Until this moment, I thought she made up these names! It's so cool to discover there's real history to her imaginaton. TY Marty!!
 

Kerrie G. (118)
Sunday January 26, 2014, 5:51 am
Noted, thanks.
 

Suzanne Site Problems (131)
Sunday January 26, 2014, 2:24 pm
Thank you Marty. I was unaware of this Kingdom and its importance during the early Christian period.
 

Roger Garin-michaud (154)
Sunday January 26, 2014, 2:34 pm
noted, thanks
 

DaleLovesOttawa O. (198)
Sunday January 26, 2014, 8:21 pm
Fascinating and intriguing, perhaps I can visit it in my next reincarnation. I certainly enjoy reading about these intriguing discoveries.
 
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