Travel to Yemen: Hadramaut Irrigation: Photo 10
So the irrigation water came back, and agriculture with it. Throughout the cycle, some things remained constant, including the unique hat worn by the village women. Fifty years ago, you could photograph them up close--Freya Stark did and published the results in Seen in the Hadhramaut (1939). Nowadays, cameras are a no-no, whether from rising conservatism or irritation at so many strangers with cameras--or both.
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