TITLE

Bronze Age Cities along the Dead Sea

AUTHOR(S)
Rast, Walter E.
PUB. DATE
January 1987
SOURCE
Archaeology;Jan/Feb87, Vol. 40 Issue 1, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the results of archaeological excavations from a Jordanian site on the Dead Sea. Discoveries of cemeteries dating to the early Bronze Age; First people who are known to be active at the site of Bab edh-Dhra; Burials; Collapse of Bab edh-Dhra; Early Bronze III city; Reason why the last settlers of the Early Bronze Age stayed in the southeastern plain until about 2200 B.C.
ACCESSION #
10976306

 

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