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The Oxford Handbook of Biblical Studies Provides a comprehensive survey of Biblical scholarship in a variety of disciplines.



Albright, W. F. 1940. From the Stone Age to Christianity. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press.

———1949. The Archaeology of Palestine. Harmondsworth: Penguin.

Alt, A. 1939. ‘Edward Robinson on the Identification of Biblical Sites’. JBL 58: 365–72.

Arav, R. 1991. ‘Bethsaida, 1989’. IEJ 41: 184–5.

Avigad, N. 1984. Discovering Jerusalem. Oxford: Blackwell.

Bartlett, J. R. 1982. Jericho. Cities of the Biblical World. Guildford: Lutterworth.

———1989. The Bible: Faith and Evidence. London: British Museum Publications.

———1997. ‘What has Archaeology to do with the Bible—or vice versa?’ In J. R. Bartlett, ed., Archaeology and Biblical Interpretation, London and New York: Routledge, 1–19.

———2004. ‘Between Scylla and Charybdis: The problem of Israelite Historiography’. In C. McCarthy and J. F. Healey, eds., Biblical and Near Eastern Essays: Studies in Honour of Kevin J. Cathcart, JSOTS. S 375 (Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press), 180–94.

Berlin, A. M. 1997. ‘Between Large Forces: Palestine in the Hellenistic period’. BA 60/1: 2–51.

Betlyon, J. W. 1992. ‘Coinage’. ABD i. 1076–89.

Biran, A., and Naveh, J. 1993. ‘An Aramaic Stele Fragment from Tel Dan’. IEJ 43/88: 1–98.

Bright, J. 1960. A History of Israel. London: SCM Press.

Chancey, M., and Porter, A. 2001. ‘The Archaeology of Roman Palestine’. NEA 64/44: 164–203.

Coote, R. B. 1990. Early Israel: A New Horizon. Minneapolis: Fortress Press.

Davies, G. I. 1988. ‘British Archaeologists’. In J. F. Drinkard Jr, G. L. Mattingly, and J. M. Miller, eds., Benchmarks in Time and Culture, Atlanta: Scholars Press, 37–62.

De Geus, C. H. J. 1980. ‘Idumaea’. Jaarbericht van het vooraziatisch-egyptisch genootschap ‘Ex Oriente Lux’, 26: 53–74.

Dever, W. G. 1990. Recent Archaeological Studies and Biblical Research. Seattle and London: University of Washington Press.

———1997. ‘Archaeology and the Emergence of Israel’. In J. R. Bartlett, ed., Archaeology and Biblical Interpretation, London & New York: Routledge, 20–50.

———2001. What Did the Biblical Writers Know and When did they Know it? Grand Rapids, Mich.: Eerdmans.

———2003. Who Were the Early Israelites and Where did they Come From? Grand Rapids, Mich.: Eerdmans.

Dilke, O. A. W. 1985. Greek and Roman Maps. Baltimore and London: Johns Hopkins University Press.

Drower, M. S. 1985. Flinders Petrie: A Life in Archaeology. London: Gollancz.

Finkelstein, I. 1988. The Archaeology of the Israelite Settlement. Jerusalem: Israel Exploration Society.

———and Silberman, N. A. 2001. The Bible Unearthed. New York: Free Press (Simon & Schuster).

Freeman-Grenville, G. S. P., Chapman, R. L., III, and Taylor, J. E. 2003. The Onomasticon by Eusebius of Caesarea. Jerusalem: Carta.

Frend, W. H. C. 1996. The Archaeology of Early Christianity. London: Geoffrey Chapman.

Glueck, N. 1966. Deities and Dolphins. London: Cassell.

Grabbe, L. L. 1997. ‘Are Historians of Ancient Palestine Fellow Creatures—or Different Animals?’ In L. L. Grabbe, ed., Can a ‘History of Israel’ be Written?, JSOTS.S 245, Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press, 19–36.

Hadley, J. M. 2000. The Cult of Asherah in Ancient Israel and Judah: Evidence for a Hebrew Goddess, University of Cambridge Oriental Publications 57. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Hayes, J. H., and Miller, J. M. 1977. Israelite and Judaean History. London: SCM Press.

Herbert, S. C. 1997. ‘Anafa, Tel’. In OEANE i. 117–18.

Hesse, B. and Wapnish, P. 1997. ‘Can Pig Remains be Used for Ethnic Diagnosis in the Ancient Near East?’ In N. A. Silberman and D. Small, eds., The Archaeology of Israel: Constructing the Past, Interpreting the Present, JSOTS.S 237, Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press, 238–70.

Holum, K. G. 1997. ‘Caesarea’. OEANE i. 399–404.

———Hohlfelder, R. L., Bull, R. G., and Raban, A. 1988. King Herod's Dream: Caesarea on the Sea. New York: W. W. Norton.

Hunt, F. D. 1982. Holy Land Pilgrimage in the Later Roman Empire AD 312–460. Oxford: Clarendon Press.

James, P. 2002. Review of W. G. Dever, What did the Biblical Writers Know and When did they Know it? PEQ 134/22: 176–8.

James, T. G. H., ed. 1982. Excavating in Egypt: The Egypt Exploration Society 1882–1982. London: British Museum Publications.

Jones, Y. 1973. ‘British Military Surveys of Palestine and Syria 1840–1841’. Cartographic Journal 10/11: 29–41.

Kenyon, K. M. 1939. ‘Excavation Methods in Palestine’. PEQ 71: 29–40.

———1957. Digging up Jericho. London: Benn.

———1974. Digging up Jerusalem. London: Benn.

King, P. J., and Stager, L. E. 2001. Life in Biblical Israel. Louisville, Ky., and London: Westminster/John Knox Press.

Klostermann, E. 1904. Eusebius: Das Onomastikon der biblischen Orstnamen. Die griechischen christlichen Schriftsteller der ersten drei Jahrhunderte: Eusebius III. 1. Leipzig: J. C. Hinrichs.

Kreitzer, L. J. 1996. Striking New Images: Roman Imperial Coinage and the New Testament World. JSNTS.S 134. Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press.

Lemaire, A. 1994. ‘“House of David” Restored in Moabite Inscription’. BARev 20/33: 30–7.

———1998. ‘The Tel Dan Stela as a Piece of Royal Historiography’. JSOT 81: 3–14.

Levine, L. I., and Netzer, E. 1986. Excavations at Caesarea Maritima, 1975, 1976, 1979: Final Report. Qedem 21. Jerusalem.

Levy, T. E., ed. 1995. The Archaeology of Society in the Holy Land. London: Leicester University Press.

McKane, B. 1997. ‘Ossuary’. OEANE iv. 187–8.

McKenzie, J. M. 1990. The Architecture of Petra. Oxford: Oxford University Press for the British Academy, The British School of Archaeology in Jerusalem, and the British Institute in Amman for Archaeology and History.

McKenzie, J. S., Gibson, S., and Reeves, A. T. 2002. ‘Reconstruction of the Nabataean Temple Complex at Khirbet et-Tannur’. PEQ 134/11: 44–83.

Mayes, A. D. H. 1997. ‘Kuntillet ‘Ajrud and the History of Israelite religion’. In J. R. Bartlett, ed., Archaeology and Biblical Interpretation, London and New York: Routledge, 51–66.

Mazar, A. 1988. ‘Israeli Archaeologists’. In J. F. Drinkard, G. L. Mattingly, and J. M. Miller, eds., Benchmarks in Time and Culture, Atlanta: Scholars Press, 109–28.

Mazar, B., and Mazar, E. 1989. Excavations in the South of the Temple Mount. Qedem 29. Jerusalem: Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

Meyers, C. L., and Meyers, E. M. 1997. ‘Sepphoris’. In OEANE iv. 527–36.

Moorey, R. 1979. ‘Kathleen Kenyon and Palestinian Archaeology’. PEQ 111: 3–10.

———1981. Excavation in Palestine. Guildford: Lutterworth Press.

———1991. A Century of Biblical Archaeology. Cambridge: Lutterworth Press.

Murphy-O'Connor, J. 1983. St Paul's Corinth: Texts and Archaeology. Wilmington, Del.: Glazier.

Na'aman, N. 1992. ‘Amarna Letters’. ABD i. 174–81.

Nebenzahl, K. 1986. Maps of the Holy Land. New York: Abbeville Press.

Robinson, E., and Smith, E. 1841. Biblical Researches in Palestine, Mount Sinai and Arabia Petraea: A Journal of Travels in the Year 1838 by E. Robinson and E. Smith Undertaken in Reference to Biblical Geography, 3 vols. London: Murray.

———1856. Biblical Researches in Palestine and the Adjacent Regions: A Journal of Travels in the Years 1838 and 1852 by E. Robinson, E. Smith and Others. London: Murray.

Roche, M.-J. 1997. ‘Tannur, Khirbet et-’. In OEANE 153–5.

Roller, D. W. 1998. The Building Programme of Herod the Great. Berkeley: University of California Press.

Stern, E. 1995. ‘Between Persia and Greece: Trade, Administration and Warfare in the Persian and Hellenistic Periods’. In T. E. Levy, ed., The Archaeology of Society in the Holy Land, London: Leicester University Press, 432–45.

Strange, J. F. 1992. ‘Six Campaigns at Sepphoris: The University of South Florida Excavations, 1983–1989’. In L. I. Levine, ed., The Galilee in Late Antiquity, New York; Jerusalem: Jewish Theological Seminary of America, 339–55.

Ussishkjn, D. 1973. ‘King Solomon's Palaces’. BA 36: 78–105.

———1982. The Conquest of Lachish by Sennacherib. Tel Aviv: Tel Aviv University Institute of Archaeology.

———1997. ‘Lachish’. OEANE iii. 3 17–23.

Wachsmann, S. 1986–7. ‘The Excavation of the Kinneret Boat’. Bulletin of the Anglo-Israel Archaeological Society, 6: 50–2.

Weinberg, S. S. 1971. ‘Tel Anafa: The Hellenistic town’, IEJ 21: 86–109.

Wenning, R. 1987. Die Nabatäer: Denkmäler und Geschichte. Novum Testamentum et Orbis Antiquus 3. Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht.

Wheeler, M. 1956. Archaeology from the Earth. Harmondsworth: Penguin.

Wilkinson, J. 1971. Egeria's Travels. London: SPCK.

Wright, G. E. 1957, 1962. Biblical Archaeology. London: Duckworth.

Wright, T., ed. 1848. Early Travels in Palestine. New York: Ktav, repr. 1968.

Yadin, Y. 1977. ‘Megiddo’. EAEHL iii. 830–56.

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