The investigation of past cultures of the modern nationstate of Oman through the study and scientific analysis of material remains (i.e., osteological, artifactual, architectural, etc.).
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Archaeological Sites of Bat, Al-Khutm and Al-Ayn
Oman sites added to the World Heritage Site list.
Atlantis of the Sands
Southern Oman yields ruins of an ancient city on the fabled frankincense route.
The ruins of the immense fort, with its walls and towers of unbaked brick and its stone foundations, is a remarkable example of this type of fortification and attests to the power of the Banu Nebhan.
Digging in the Land of Magan
Oman's early settlers were Neolithic pastoralists and seafaring people who worked trade routes from Mesopotamia to the Indus Valley.
Homage to Oman
Oman looking for evidence of its past, a daunting task considering the country's headlong pursuit of the future.
Lost City of Arabia
NOVA story of the discovery of Shisur.
Oasis Settlements in Oman
Information about a research project from the German Institute of Archaeology, to investigate early oasis settlements in the Al Hajar massif.
Oman Archaeology Network
Project description for the Oman Archaeology Network proposed by the Oman Studies Center. Its aim is to bring together archaeologists with a special interest in Oman.
Pair of images from space shows a portion of the southern Empty Quarter of the Arabian Peninsula in the country of Oman.
Last update:October 15, 2011 at 8:35:07 UTC