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Author Garfinkel, Yosef.
Title In the footsteps of King David : revelations from an ancient biblical city / Yosef Garfinkel, Saar Ganor, Michael G. Hasel ; scientific editor, Dr. Eyal Meiron ; translated by Alan Paris.
Publication Info. London ; New York : Thames & Hudson, 2018.
Open Library Cover
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Description 240 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 24 cm
Note "A version of this book was published in Hebrew in 2012 by Yedioth Books"--Title page verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 218-228) and index.
Contents The curtain rises on the Sorek and Elah valleys -- In King David's footsteps: Bible, history, and archaeology -- Khirbet Qeiyafa in the period of King David: construction and urban planning -- A city frozen in time: the finds -- Greetings from the past: the Khirbet Qeiyafa inscriptions -- Cult in Judah prior to the construction of Solomon's temple -- David's kingdom -- Solomon's palace and the First Temple -- Linking Bible, archaeology, and history -- Appendix. The late Persian-early Hellenistic period at Khirbet Qeiyafa.
Note Translated from the Hebrew.
Subject David, King of Israel.
Bible. Old Testament -- Antiquities.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Israel.
Jews -- History -- 953-586 B.C.
Israel -- Antiquities.
Qeiyafa Site (Israel)
Added Author Ganor, Saar.
Hasel, Michael G.
Miron, Eyal, editor.
Paris, Alan, translator.
Added Title ʻIḳvot Daṿid ha-Melekh be-ʻEmeḳ ha-Elah. English
Revelations from an ancient biblical city
ISBN 9780500052013 (hardbound)
0500052018 (hardbound)