Ancient Aqueducts and the Irrigation System in Armenia

Authored by: Marine Nalbandyan

Underground Aqueducts Handbook

Print publication date:  November  2016
Online publication date:  November  2016

Print ISBN: 9781498748308
eBook ISBN: 9781315368566
Adobe ISBN:

10.1201/9781315368566-19

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Abstract

Every civilization, be it modern or ancient, has exploited water resources, with the main purpose of satisfying the everyday water needs. Armenia, with its several-thousand-year-old history, has a special position in creating and exploiting numerous irrigation and water supply systems for controlling the use of its water reserves.

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