New Studies in the Archaeology of Jerusalem and its Region IX

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Volume VIII, 2015

Editors: Guy D. Stiebel,  Orit Peleg-Barkat, Doron Ben-Ami and Yuval Gadot

CONTENTS

7 Editorial Introduction (Hebrew)
10 Excavations in Jerusalem and its Region, 2014−2015 (Hebrew)
Doron Ben-Ami

JERUSALEM AND THE EMERGENCE OF THE KINGDOM OF JUDAH

35 The Chosen City: Jerusalem in the Conquest Traditions and its Establishment as the Political-Religious Center in the Days of David (Hebrew)
Nili Wazana
50 On the Emergence of Judah between Jerusalem and Benjamin (Hebrew)
Omer Sergi
74 Cultural Influences and Interconnections between Judah and Philistia in the Iron Age II: the Case of Jerusalemite Late Philistine Decorated Ware (Hebrew)
Joe Uziel, Nahshon Szanton and Anat Cohen-Weinberger

ECONOMY AND COMMERCE IN THE CITY AND ITS RURAL PERIPHERY

91 Ancient Fields: An EBIII Case Study From Tel Yarmuth (Hebrew)
Yitzhak Paz, Sivan Mizrahi and Leore Grosman
99 Inter and Intra-Site Patterns of Specialization: the Animal Economy of Jerusalem and its Hinterland during the 8th-6th C. BCE (Hebrew)
Lidar Sapir-Hen, Yuval Gadot and Israel Finkelstein
107 Changes in the Rural Settlement Patterns around Jerusalem: A view from Kh. al ‘Adassa (Hebrew)
Yehiel Zelinger
118 The Formation of a Mediterranean Terraced Landscape: The Case of Nahal Refa’im, Jerusalem (Hebrew)
Yuval Gadot, Uri Davidovich, Gideon Avni, Youa Avni, Assaf Avrham, Shua Kisilevitz, Daniel Ein-Mor and Naomi Porat

LET US “PREFER JERUSALEM ABOVE OUR CHIEF JOY” – JERUSALEM AS A PILGRAMAGE EPICENTER

145 How were Jerusalem Water Pools Used in the Late Second Temple Period? (Hebrew)
David Gurevich
1780 Jerusalem Pilgrimage Pathway in the Second Temple Period: Acultural- Archaeological Perspective (Hebrew)
Omri Abadi
195 Ein el Haniyah at Nahal Refa’im: The Results of the Archaeological Explorations (Hebrew)
Yuval Baruch and Irina Zilberbod

NEW STUDIES ON THE BAR-KOCHBA REVOLT

217 A Roman Military Camp North of Bet Guvrin/Eleutheropolis? (Hebrew)
Boaz Zissu, Avner Ecker and Eitan Klein
235 New Studies on the Hideout Complexes in the Judaean Foothills (Hebrew)
Eitan Klein, Boaz Zissu, Gideon Goldenberg and Amir Ganor
2560 “The Camp that sits at Herodis…”: Mount Herodium as a Guerilla-Warfare Center during the Bar-kochba Revolt (Hebrew)
Roi Porat, Yakov Kalman and Rachel Chachy
299 From Shaelm to Tel Shaelm: Hadrian’s Visit to Provincia Iudaea (Hebrew)
Menachem Mor

NEW STUDIES ON THE BAR-KOCHBA REVOLT

 

313333  “… and they also were in the city of David in Jerusalem, who had made themselves a tower” (1 Macc., 14.36). The seleucid fortification System at  the Givati Parking Lot, City of David (Hebrew)
Doron Ben-Ami and Yana Tchekhanovets