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Biblical Archaeology Review, March/April 1990


Special Section

Dead Sea Scrolls

Leading Dead Sea Scroll Scholar Denounces Delay

By Hershel Shanks

One of the world’s preeminent Dead Sea Scroll authorities, who at one time had full access to all the fragments, including those still unpublished, has roundly condemned the continuing delay in releasing the full texts. Speaking at a colloquium honoring Sam Iwry of Johns Hopkins University and...Read more ›


Celebrating at the Annual Meeting

By Hershel Shanks

Two silver anniversaries were celebrated at the Annual Meetinga in Anaheim last November. The first was the 25th anniversary of the publication of the first volume of the Anchor Bible series, celebrated with a dinner honoring editor David Noel Freedman. More than one-and-a-half million copies of the...Read more ›