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A New Ark

Nicholas Pelham | Lapham’s Quarterly | 8th February 2019

A visit to the marshlands of southern Iraq, where civilisation flourished for five thousand years until Saddam Hussein diverted the rivers and drained the land. Now the waters of the Tigris and Euphrates are flowing back; the foxes and falcons have returned, as have the flamingos and the…

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