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    Kagan, Elisa Stein, Mordechai and Marco, Shmuel 2018. Integrated Paleoseismic Chronology of the Last Glacial Lake Lisan: From Lake Margin Seismites to Deep-Lake Mass Transport Deposits. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, Vol. 123, Issue. 4, p. 2806.

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8 - Chronologies of Late Quaternary Coral Reefs and Lake Sediments from the Red Sea and Dead Sea Rift Valley

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