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Author Mierse, William
Title Temples and Sanctuaries from the Early Iron Age Levant : Recovery After Collapse
Imprint Winona Lake : Pennsylvania State University Press, 2011
©2012
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Series History, Archaeology, and Culture of the Levant
History, Archaeology, and Culture of the Levant
Note Intro -- Contents -- Preface -- Abbreviations -- Another Study of Levantine Temples? -- Earlier Work -- Type of Study -- Textual Material -- Design of the Book -- Geography and People -- The Physical Geography -- The Human Geography -- Patterns of Trade -- A Sacred Landscape -- Iron Age Temple Remains -- Iron Age Absolute Chronology and Stratigraphy -- Iron Age IA Sites: 1200-1000 b.c.e. -- Iron Age IIA Sites: Tenth Century b.c.e. -- Iron Age IIB Sites: Ninth-Late Eighth Centuries b.c.e. -- Iron Age IIC Sites: Late Eighth Century to the Mid-Sixth Century b.c.e. -- Architectural Patterns: A Post-colonial "Nationalist Revival"? -- Conclusion -- Continuity -- Construction Techniques -- Plans and Orientation -- Conclusion -- New Forms -- Building Techniques -- Building Forms -- Architectural Sculpture -- Aegean Elements -- Plans -- Conclusion -- Societal Forces and Early Iron Age Temple-Building -- The Creative and Intellectual Aspects of Temple-Building -- The Economics and Politics of Temple-Building -- Levantine Architecture Goes West -- Phoenicians and Greeks -- The First Settlements -- A Second Phoenician Colonization -- Conclusion -- Conclusion -- Collapse and Regeneration -- The Spread of the Levantine Forms -- Bibliography -- Maps and Illustrations
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Mierse, William Temples and Sanctuaries from the Early Iron Age Levant : Recovery After Collapse Winona Lake : Pennsylvania State University Press,c2011 9781575062464
Subject Temples -- Middle East.;Architecture, Ancient -- Middle East.;Iron age -- Middle East
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