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The antiquity of Jaffna Fort: new evidence from post-disaster archaeological investigations in northern Sri Lanka

  • Christopher Davis (a1), Robin Coningham (a1), Prishanta Gunawardhana (a2), P. Pushparatnam (a2) (a3), Armin Schmidt (a1) and Mark Manuel (a1)...

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Post-disaster archaeological investigations at Jaffna Fort have revealed material demonstrating pre-colonial contact, shedding new light on the importance of the site in Indian Ocean trade and communications networks before European occupation.

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