Biblical Archaeology Review, November/December 1979
Answers at Lachish
Sennacherib’s destruction of Lachish identified; dispute over a century’s difference in Israelite pottery dating resolved by new excavations; stamp impressions of Judean kings finally dated.
Crosses in the Dead Sea Scrolls: A Waystation on the Road to the Christian Cross
“Do You Know When the Ibexes Give Birth?”
Ebla Evidence Evaporates
Smithsonian expert guesses Ebla tablets will support historicity of Patriarchal narratives, but we won’t know for decades.
BAR Excavation in Jerusalem Highlights Summer Seminar
Digs uncover exciting Byzantine and Israelite relics.