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The Near East in the southwest : essays in honor of William G. Dever / edited by Beth Alpert Nakhai.

Contributor(s): Dever, William G | Nakhai, Beth Alpert, 1951-
Publisher: Boston, MA : American Schools of Oriental Research, c2003.Description: xiii, 184 p. : ill., maps ; 29 cm.ISBN: 0897570650Subject(s): Dever, William G | Bronze age -- Palestine | Palestine -- Antiquities | Israel -- Antiquities | Middle East -- CivilizationDDC classification: 939/.4
Contents:
Biography of William G. Dever -- Students of William G. Dever -- Bronze age rural economic transitions in the Jordan Valley / Steven E. Falconer, Patricia L. Fall, Mary C. Metzger and Lee Lines -- Merenptah's inscription and reliefs and the origin of Israel / Michael G. Hasel -- Slouching toward Beersheva : chalcolithic mortuary practices in local and regional context / Alexander H. Joffe -- Four-room structures at late Bronze/Iron I age hill country workstations / Gloria London -- The birth of the ancestors : the meanings of human figurines in Near Eastern neolithic villages / Jonathan B. Mabry -- Pottery production and demand in a middle Bronze age Levantine village : ceramic specialization and rural development / Bonnie Magness-Gardiner -- Israel on the horizon : the Iron I settlement of the Galilee / Beth Alpert Nakhai -- The emergence of Ammon : a view of the rise of Iron age polities from the other side of the Jordan / Randall W. Younker.
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Book British Museum
Middle East Shelves TOP FLOOR (AAS) (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available ME000000012668

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Biography of William G. Dever -- Students of William G. Dever -- Bronze age rural economic transitions in the Jordan Valley / Steven E. Falconer, Patricia L. Fall, Mary C. Metzger and Lee Lines -- Merenptah's inscription and reliefs and the origin of Israel / Michael G. Hasel -- Slouching toward Beersheva : chalcolithic mortuary practices in local and regional context / Alexander H. Joffe -- Four-room structures at late Bronze/Iron I age hill country workstations / Gloria London -- The birth of the ancestors : the meanings of human figurines in Near Eastern neolithic villages / Jonathan B. Mabry -- Pottery production and demand in a middle Bronze age Levantine village : ceramic specialization and rural development / Bonnie Magness-Gardiner -- Israel on the horizon : the Iron I settlement of the Galilee / Beth Alpert Nakhai -- The emergence of Ammon : a view of the rise of Iron age polities from the other side of the Jordan / Randall W. Younker.