Deutsche Hydrografische Zeitschrift

, Volume 38, Issue 4, pp 189–190 | Cite as

Subsurface countercurrent in the Bosporus already known to 6th century A. D. Byzantine fishermen

  • Manfred Korfmann
  • Jehuda Neumann


Structural Foundation Hydraulic Engineer Subsurface Countercurrent 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Manfred Korfmann
    • 1
  • Jehuda Neumann
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Institut für Vor- und FrühgeschichteUniversität TübingenTübingen 1
  2. 2.Department of Atmospheric SciencesThe Hebrew UniversityJerusalemIsrael
  3. 3.Department of MeteorologyUniversity of HelsinkiHelsinki 10Finland

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