Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Figure 165

© 2017, David E. Graves, ECM
Hierapolis’ (modern Pamukkale, Turkey) travertine terrace pools formed by the mineral laden hot springs. The water not only provided a medical eye-salve, but also water for the city of Laodicea across the valley.

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Figure 173

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