Petra - Abandonment

3 Min
Created at 04 / 2017
9.2   Informative
9.3   Entertaining
By Smithsonian Channel
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Why was Petra abandoned by its inhabitants?

The last inhabitants abandoned Petra in the 7th century. New archaeological evidence suggests that a massive flood wiped out the ancient city.
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