The Negev Desert Viewed From The Nabatean Ruins At Avdat . Israel , Middle East ...
Stockphoto ID: 1981157
File name: Israel_9_Negev_Avdat_NabateanRuins_g.jpg
Format: film, 35mm
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Source: photographer Based in: Australia
Description: the negev desert viewed from the nabatean ruins at avdat . israel , middle east . as far back as the 4th century bc , nabatean travelers led their caravans through the negev along the spice route . avdat ( or oboda ) was established as a road station along the route in the 3rd century bc . it was probably named after the nabatean king oboda i .