New PDF release: The Philistines and Aegean Migration at the End of the Late

By Assaf Yasur-Landau

ISBN-10: 0521191629

ISBN-13: 9780521191623

ISBN-10: 1107660033

ISBN-13: 9781107660038

during this learn, Assaf Yasur-Landau examines the early historical past of the biblical Philistines who have been one of the 'Sea Peoples' who migrated from the Aegean region to the Levant in the course of the early 12th century BC. developing an archaeological narrative of the migration of the Philistines, he combines an cutting edge theoretical framework at the archaeology of migration with new information from excavations in Greece, Turkey, Cyprus, Syria, Lebanon, and Israel and thereby reconstructs the social heritage of the Aegean migration to the southern Levant. the writer follows the tale of the migrants from the stipulations that triggered the Philistines to go away their Aegean houses, to their move eastward alongside the ocean and land routes, to their formation of a migrant society in Philistia and their interplay with neighborhood populations within the Levant. in accordance with the main up to date proof, this ebook bargains a brand new and clean knowing of the arriving of the Philistines within the Levant.

Show description

Read Online or Download The Philistines and Aegean Migration at the End of the Late Bronze Age PDF

Best archaeology books

Get Europe before Rome: A Site-by-Site Tour of the Stone, PDF

Werner Herzog's 2011 movie Cave of Forgotten goals, concerning the painted caves at Chauvet, France introduced a glimpse of Europe's remarkable prehistory to a favored viewers. yet paleolithic cave work, attractive as they're, shape only a a part of a narrative that starts with the coming of the 1st people to Europe 1.

New PDF release: The Past in Prehistoric Societies

The belief of prehistory dates from the 19th century, yet Richard Bradley contends that it's nonetheless an important sector for learn. He argues that it's only via a mix of oral culture and the adventure of encountering historic fabric tradition that individuals have been in a position to formulate a feeling in their personal pasts with no written files.

T. Douglas Price's Ancient Scandinavia: An Archaeological History from the PDF

Scandinavia, a land mass comprising the fashionable international locations of Denmark, Sweden, and Norway, was once the final a part of Europe to be inhabited through people. no longer until eventually the top of the final Ice Age while the melting of massive ice sheets left in the back of a clean, barren land floor, approximately 13,000 BC, did the 1st people arrive and settle within the zone.

Anna J. Osterholtz's Theoretical Approaches to Analysis and Interpretation of PDF

This quantity facilities at the program of social thought to commingled continues to be with targeted concentrate on the cultural approaches that create the assemblages in order to greater comprehend problems with which means, social constitution and interplay, and lived adventure long ago. the significance of the appliance of theoretical frameworks to bioarchaeology typically has been famous, yet commingled and fragmentary assemblages require an elevated theoretical concentration.

Extra info for The Philistines and Aegean Migration at the End of the Late Bronze Age

Example text

Download PDF sample

The Philistines and Aegean Migration at the End of the Late Bronze Age by Assaf Yasur-Landau

by Daniel

Rated 4.29 of 5 – based on 5 votes