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Essay heading: The Agricultural Practices Of The Ancient Egyptians
 
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The basins constituted an immense natural reservoir that could hold water in reserve for six to eight weeks. In this sense, Egypt’s irrigation system was more a means of redistributing and rationing floodwaters (Brewer & Teeter 1999:25). Water was then allowed to flow from one basin to another following the slope of the land, while artificial channels carried water to the farthest area if the flood was low (Silverman 1998:60)...
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Water was then allowed to flow from one basin to another following the slope of the land, while artificial channels carried water to the farthest area if the flood was low (Silverman 1998:60). Moreover, Caminos (1997:8) describes how sluices and canals regulated the course and volume of the flow In addition, Quirke & Spencer (1992:16) explain how over the millennia, canals and dykes would have slowly modified local agriculture in two other respects: by increasing the cultivable area and by fostering second or third crops within a year in small select plots...
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The Agricultural Practices Of The Ancient Egyptians   Ancient Egyptians   Ancient Egyptians Beliefs And Customs   More urgent action needs to be taken by the Australian people and all levels of government to preserve Australia’s scarce water resources, replenish its natural aquifers and promote subsidies to encourage rain water tank collection and water rec...   Evolution of Ideas and Practices From Ancient Times   The Chemistry Of Natural Water   Chemistry Of Natural Water   Burial Practices Of The Ancient Egyptian And Greco-roman Cultures   Burial Practices Of The Ancient Egyptian And Greco-Roman Cultures   Burial Practices Of The Ancient Egyptian And Greco-roman Cultures   The Active Natural Resource Management of Water   The Importance Of Water In Ancient Societies   Response to The Immense Journey   DYNAMIC PROCESSES CONTROLLING DEVELOPMENT OF RIFTED BASINS   Characterization Of Sedimentary Basins-Trinidad’S Southern Basin  
 
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