Ma-dan or ‘Marsh Arab’ community, Iraq

22 Nov


via A Jug Of Wine, A Loaf Of Bread, And Virtual Thou • lorettabosence: The Ma-dan or ‘Marsh Arab’….


The Ma-dan or ‘Marsh Arab’ community, Iraq, and the fragile eco system it exists within was nearly destroyed by Saddam Hussein’s regime, but is now slowly making a recovery. Homes are woven from reeds, constructed on man made islands of compacted mud and reed.

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