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Wheat in 3500 B.C

Nature volume 119, page 280 (19 February 1927) | Download Citation

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A SHORT time ago I received from Prof. Poulton and Sir John Russell small samples of wheat grains found by Prof. Langdon, of Oxford, in a vase on the site of an ancient Sumerian house at Jamdet Nasr, seventeen miles north of Kish in Mesopotamia.

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