Circular Earthwork Sites « Alison in Cambodia

Another great post at AlisoninCambodia’s archaeology in Cambodia-oriented blog. This one is one the circular earthworks, most commonly associated with Memot and very early agricultural urbanization. Fantastic stuff, and some truly stunning images:

For now I wanted to briefly discuss something I’ve been thinking about lately: circular earthwork sites in Cambodia. This is a huge topic I can only briefly cover here, but I hope this entry will provide a small introduction and help me think through some of this data. You can read more after the jump!

Above: Example of a circular earthwork. (Image from here).


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