Beautiful traces of Arabia’s first “boom”

When my brother Cameron read Gold, Frankincense and Trade, my review of archaeological treasures unearthed in Saudi Arabia and currently on view at the Sackler in DC, he added this: "As I understand in the early 'modern era' centuries, the resin of the boswellia trees cultivated in Saudi Arabia were its first 'petroleum boom', and frankincense … Continue reading Beautiful traces of Arabia’s first “boom”