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PEQ 151 2019

Palestine Exploration Quarterly   Volume 151 Number 1 March 2019

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Cover Image: PEF-P-2630. View of Solomon’s Pools, Photochrom Co. Zurich, 1880–1900.

CONTENTS

 EDITORIAL

 1 In praise of learned societies and their journals                                                                                                                                     Linda Hulin 

 

FIELD REPORT

A new Bronze Age shipwreck along with ingots in the west of Antalya – preliminary results

    Hakan Öniz 

ARTICLES

15 Survey and excavations at Solomon’s Pools, Palestine: 2018 preliminary report

    Matthew J. Adams, Mark Letteney and Max T. B. Peers 

36 A zoomorphic sickle terminal from the Natufian site of Wadi Hammeh 27 in Jordan

     Rosie Robertson, Phillip C. Edwards and Rosemary Coates 

50 Petra, taxes and trade reconsidered in the light of the Petra Church archive

     Mohammed Al-Nasarat 

69 Two More Nabataean Inscriptions from the Syro-Jordanian Harrah desert

    Ali Al-Manaser and Jérôme Norris 

MINUTES

87 Minutes of the annual general meeting for the Palestine Exploration Fund, 7 June 2018 

BOOK REVIEW

99 Alan V. Murray, The Franks in Outremer: studies in the Latin principalities of Palestine and Syria, 1099–1187

     Stephen Donnachie 

102 ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS 

 

Palestine Exploration Quarterly Volume 151 Number 2 June 2019

Cover Image: PEF-DA-MACK-150: Painted Philistine Vase from the Central City Area of Beth Shemesh, side view. Original drawing by Francis G. Newton, 1912, text by Duncan Mackenzie.

CONTENTS

103 EDITORIAL

C. A. Strine

 

ARTICLES

105 ‘The Inhabitants of Philistia’: On the identity of the Iron I settlers in periphery of the Philistine heartland

Avraham Faust 

134 A short history of Mulabbis (Petah Tikva, Israel)

Roy Marom 

146 The murder of James Leslie Starkey: Addendum to the paper of Yosef Garfinkel

David Ussishkin 

 

BOOK REVIEWS

155 S. Z. Aster and A. Faust (eds), The southern Levant under Assyrian domination

Karen Radner and Poppy Tushingham 

158 D. Ussishkin, Biblical Lachish: A tale of construction, destruction, excavation

and restoration

John MacDermot 

 160 John Starr, Classifying the Aramaic texts from Qumran: A statistical analysis

of linguistic features

A. G. Daniel

 

164 ACKNOWDGEMENTS 

 

165 LECTURE CARD

 

 

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