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Madaba Plains Project IV

The 1992 Season at Tall Al-"Umayri and Subsequent Studies

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Published by Andrews University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History / Ancient History,
  • Archaeology,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLarry G. Herr (Editor), John I. Lawlor (Editor), Douglas R. Clark (Editor), Timothy P. Harrison (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12151692M
    ISBN 101883925266
    ISBN 109781883925260

    The Madaba Plains Project is one of the longest-lived, continuously running archaeological excavation projects in the Middle East. Spanning four decades, the project, with its beginnings at Tall Hisban in the late sixties, has engaged 1, participants, produced scores of publications and spawned a . Ancient Ammonites and Modern Arabs: Years in the Madaba Plains of Jordan, edited by Gloria A. London and Douglas R. Clark () JD $ The Great Temple of Amman: The Architecture, by Chrysanthos Kanellopoulos (). JD $

    The Madaba Plains Project Series reports the seasonal findings of the excavations at Tall al-'Umayri and vicinity within the Madaba Plains region of central Jordan, conducted by a consortium of colleges and universities which is principally sponsored by Andrews University. Titles Currently Available in the Madaba Plains Project Series: The Season at Tell el-'Umeiri. Dame Kathleen Mary Kenyon, DBE, FBA, FSA (5 January – 24 August ) was a British archaeologist of Neolithic culture in the Fertile led excavations of Tell es-Sultan, the site of ancient Jericho, from to , and has been called one of the most influential archaeologists of the 20th century. She was Principal of St Hugh's College, Oxford from to and.

    The initial project branched out into several phases, each of which reaped an important outcome. The field of archaeology was further developed, the Madaba Plains Project became a model for archaeology, and vast amounts of information regarding ancient civilizations and the cultural heritage of the Jordan region came to light. Description: These sessions mark 50 years of research in Jordan by the Madaba Plains Project or MPP. Our aim with each session is to share certain back-stories about the people and the thinking that helped sustain and shape five decades of research by our team in the Madaba Plains region of Jordan.


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The Madaba Plains Project. Hisban, `Umayri and Jalul are three archaeological sites currently being excavated by the Madaba Plains Project in Jordan. The sites are located to the east of the Jordan River in the fertile highlands overlooking the Dead Sea.

The region, home to various people groups for millennia, was rich in agricultural capacity. The Madaba Plains Project studies the cultures that over time inhabited the highland plateau of Jordan located between the cities of Madaba and Amman.

Tall Hisban, Tall al-’Umayri and Tall Jalul are three archaeological sites currently being excavated by the Madaba Plains Project, a research endeavor which began in at Hisban.

Madaba Plains Project. likes 1 talking about this. The Madaba Plains Project studies the cultures that over time inhabited the highland plateau of Jordan located between the cities of Madaba Followers:   DOI link for The Madaba Plains Project.

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About. Welcome to Tall Hisban—witness to global history and window on daily life in Jordan through the ages. Here excavators have un-earthed traces of multiple civilizations and empires; a thriving market town from the time of the Assyrians, Babylonians and Persians; large quantities of amphora jars containing tiny fish bones attesting strong local demand for garum—a fermented fish sauce.

Visit our Weekly Reports in Jordan. Participant Information of archaeological investigations in the country of Jordan — ancient Ammon, Moab and Edom Sponsored by La Sierra Univeristy, California, USA In consortium with: School. Madaba Plains Project 1: The Season at Tell el- `Umeiri and Vicinity and Subsequent Studies.

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Chapter 8 - Reminisces of a Friend of the Madaba Plains Project (Anson Rainey, Professor Emeritus, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel) Section III - Legacy of the Madaba Plains Project throughout Jordan Chapter 9 - From Hesban to Tall al-'Umayri: Forty Years Researching the Late Bronze Age (Zeidan Kafafi, Yarmouk University, Irbid, Jordan)Price: $   Madaba Plains Project Hardcover – December 1, by Larry G.

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This volume is dedicated to His Royal Highness Prince El-Hassan bin Talal of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan whose long-standing support of archaeology in Jordan has earned both admiration and deep respect. Editors: Douglas R. Clark, Larry G. Herr, Øystein S. LaBianca, Randall W. Younker Chapter, Organizational aspects of pottery production in Central Jordan, co-authored by Robert Shuster, UNO faculty member Tall al-'Umayri, located along the southern edge of Amman, Jordan, guarded an ancient thoroughfare.

Past excavations have revealed the most extensive and best preserved fortification .Hesbon Excavations. The original Heshbon Expedition was begun by Siegfried S. Horn in with the goal of establishing whether Tell Hesban (Tall Hisban) was the Heshbon mentioned some forty times in the Old Testament.Madaba Plains Project At Tell el-Umeiri & Vicinity & Subsequent Studies: 1.

Season: Twenty-three contributors present studies of food, water, geography, and hinterland sites providing the context for archaeological reports which consider stratigraphy, ceramics, and small finds. Included are photos, 80 maps, 60 figures,