The Archaeology of Society in the Holy Land
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Published by Facts on File .
Written in English


  • Biblical Archaeology,
  • Palestine,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • History: World,
  • Social life and customs,
  • Ancient - General,
  • Archaeology,
  • Antiquities,
  • Excavations (Archaeology)

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages624
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9715552M
ISBN 100816028559
ISBN 109780816028559

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Stone Age adaptation, evolution and survival: Social change and the archaeology of the Holy Land: Prehistoric lithic production through time \/ Augustin F.C. Hall and Thomas E. Levy -- Lower Paleolithic of Israel \/ Naama Goren-Inbar -- Origins of modern humans \/ Ofer Bar-Yosef -- Foragers of the Upper Paleolithic (20,, BP) \/ Nigel. Through archaeology, we get a better understanding of the history of ancient Israel and the ancient cultures and events that have shaped modern society and religion. This free eBook provides a close look at life and religion at the heart of the Holy Land. We are delighted to offer this journey into archaeology, Israel and the Biblical world for. An excellent book has already been written by Professor Albright on the archaeology of Palestine. But this appeared in , and gave the picture provided by pre-war archaeology, for active field archaeology was virtually at a standstill between and 1. Social Change and the Archaeology of the Holy Land / Thomas E. Levy and Augustin F. C. Holl; 2. Power, Politics and the Past: The Social Construction of Antiquity in the Holy Land / Neil Asher Silberman; 3. Man and the Natural Environment / Avinoam Danin; 4. The Changing Landscape / Paul Goldberg; 5.

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