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The archaeology of Jordan and beyond : essays in honor of James A. Sauer / edited by Lawrence E. Stager, Joseph A. Greene, and Michael D. Coogan.

Publication:
Winona Lake, Ind. : Eisenbrauns, 2000.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (xvi, 529 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Series:
Studies in the archaeology and history of the Levant; 1.
Harvard Semitic Museum Publications E-Book Collection, ISBN: 9789004365230.
Harvard Semitic Museum publications
Studies in the archaeology and history of the Levant ; 1
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Subjects:
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Jordan.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Middle East.
Antiquities.
Excavations (Archaeology).
Jordan -- Antiquities.
Middle East -- Antiquities.
Jordan.
Middle East.
Summary:
James A. Sauer was for many years the Director of the American Center of Oriental Research in Amman, Jordan, leading it to the preeminent place it now occupies as a research institution dedicated to the archaeology and history of Transjordan. This volume honors him, with more than 50 contributions from colleagues and friends. With this volume, the Harvard Semitic Museum inaugurates a new series entitled \'Studies in the Archaeology and History of the Levant.\'
Contents:
Preliminary Material / Lawrence E. Stager , Joseph A. Greene and Michael D. Coogan
Jim Sauer and Acor's Springtime / Walter E. Rast
James A. Sauer and the Development of Archaeological Awareness in Jordan / Raouf Sa'd Abujaber
Citation from the Royal Hashemite Court / Lawrence E. Stager , Joseph A. Greene and Michael D. Coogan
Granting of the Citation by H.R.H. Prince Raad Bin Zeid New Orleans, Louisiana, November 23, 1996 / Lawrence E. Stager , Joseph A. Greene and Michael D. Coogan
Letters / Lawrence E. Stager , Joseph A. Greene and Michael D. Coogan
Publications of J aines A. Sauer / Anthony M. Appa
A New Look at Desert Kites / Alison V. G. Betts and Vadim N. Yagodin
Transjordan and Assyria / Piotr Bienkowski
An Iconographic Detail from Khirbet al-Mafjar: The Fruit-and-Knife Motif / Ghazi Bisheh
Petrie's Pilaster Building at Tell el-Hesi / Jeffrey A. Blakely
The Problem of the Identification of the City on Ras Ibn Hani, Syria / Adnan Bounni
The Distribution of Thirteenth- to Fifteenth-Century Glazed Wares in Transjordan: A Case Study from the Kerak Plateau / Robin M. Brown
Investigating Ancient Ceramic Traditions on Both Sides of the Jordan / Douglas R. Clark and Gloria A. London
An Ostracon in Literary Hebrew from Ḥorvat ᶜUza / Frank Moore Cross
Nelson Glueck and the Other Half of the Holy Land / William G. Dever
Social and Demographic Implications of Subadult Inhumations in the Ancient Near East / Bruno Frohlich and Donald J. Ortner
The Canine Conundrum of Ashkelon: A Classical Connection? / Baruch Halpern
Nabatean Metallurgy: Foundry and Fraud / Philip C. Hammond
Roman Mummies Discovered at Bahria Oasis / Zaki Hawass
The Settlement and Fortification of Tell al-ᶜUmayri in Jordan during the Lb/Iron I Transition / Larry G. Herr
Excavating the First Pillar House at Lehun (Jordan) / Denyse Homès-Fredericq
Old South Arabian Inscriptions in the Harvard Semitic Museum / John Huehnergard
Metallurgy in Oman during the Early Islamic Period / Moawiyah M. Ibrahim and Ali Tigani ElMahi
Exploring the Great Temple at Petra: The Brown University Excavations, 1993-1996 / Martha Sharp Joukowsky
A Unique PPNC Female Figurine from ᶜAin Ghazal / Zeidan Kafafi
Conceptual Domains, Competence, and Chaîne Opératoire in the Levantine Mousterian / Kristopher W. Kerry and Donald O. Henry
New Nabatean Inscriptions from the 1996 Survey in the Umm el-Jimal Area / Nabil I. Khairy
Warfare in the Ancient Near East / Philip J. King
Some Byzantine Pilgrim Flasks in the Pittsburgh Theological Seminary Bible Lands Museum / Nancy L. Lapp
A Corpus of Bone Carvings from the Excavation of the Esbous North Church (Ḥesban, Jordan) / John I. Lawlor
Reflections on Archaeology and Development / C.J. Lenzen
Why a Hedgehog? / Albert Leonard
A Moabite Fortress on Wadi al-Hasa? A Reassessment of Khirbet al-Medeineh / Burton MacDonald
The North Wall of Aelia Capitolina / Jodi Magness
Prophecy and Poetry in Modern Yemen / George E. Mendenhall
Ceramics, Chronology, and Historical Reconstruction / Eric M. Meyers
Burckhardt-Robinson Features in Nineteenth-Century Maps of the Kerak Plateau / J. Maxwell Miller.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Sauer, James A.
Stager, Lawrence E.
Greene, Joseph A., 1952-
Coogan, Michael David.
Other format:
Online version: Archaeology of Jordan and beyond.
ISBN:
9789004369801
9781575069012
OCLC:
43706807
Publisher Number:
10.1163/9789004369801 DOI
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.