The Hebrews generally, who were nomads turned agriculturalists, were not attracted by the sea and had little experience of seafaring. They had the disadvantage of a harborless coastline, bereft of natural shelter for ships, except where the northern butt of Carmel provided a shelter from the sirocco and southerly weather in the shallow bay where modern Haifa stands. Furthermore, over long periods of their history, the Hebrews were not in full control of the coastal plain.
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AbstractI cambiamenti climatici in atto e i mutamenti del ciclo idrologico provocati dall’uomo, stanno sempre più sottoponendo la risorsa idrica a innumerevoli rischi. Sempre più in questi ultimi annisi possono evidenziare numerose variazioni nella distribuzione annua delle precipitazioni, il verificarsi di periodi prolungati di siccità, stravolgimenti delle acque superficiali e sotterranee dovuti ad usi eccessivi e cattive gestioni. Ulteriori rischi sono causati dall’incontrollata urbanizzazione che aumenta le superfici impermeabili generando di conseguenza un aumento delle portate al colmo di piena e dei volumi defluiti in rete.
Salvatore Ferragamo renews its historic Paris flagship store: three halls connected to one another whose design was studied to bring attention to the French apartment the boutique is located in, with original stuccoes and ceiling decor. A well balanced mix of Italian classic furnishings with references to different periods from the 30s to the 50s , featuring herringbone oak wood flooring, wool and silk carpets and walls covered with as many as 16 types of wallpaper. Two large chandeliers one used as a decorative element over the staircase that leads to the first floor and one located in the space dedicated to womenswear and a selection of precious Italian vases made in Veneto from the end of 1800s to the 60s, round out the space..
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