lecture 7 - 1/13/2007 3:03:00 PM Lecture 7/12/06...

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13/01/2007 15:03:00 Lecture 7/12/06 Antiquities market is 3rd most lucrative illicit trade industry.  Country of Towns  Region of 250 miles EW by 150 miles NS is the only example of sedentism in  the BAMC, dubbed "Country of Towns" Thought to be the Aryan homeland. Silly because there is no evidence,  without writing, that they spoke Arian, a precursor to Indo European  languages. Could have spoken Altaic. Adaptation of environment led to a bunch of cowboys, basically. Homogeneous  culture and archaeology.   Victor Sarianidi(?) says "there's nothing here" in the BAMC. Very different opinion  from Elena.  Elena Kuzima - world expert on BMAC and nomads in general. Says the nomads  were responsible for the downfall of the Oxus Civilization due to raids.  Physiological changes to horse's back when you ride it. This signature does not 
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