Volume 27 Number 1 2000

CONTENTS


R. Shimelmitz, R. Barkai and A. Gopher: A Canaanean Blade
Workshop at Har îaruvim, Israel ……………….……………………….. 3

Nili Liphschitz and Georges Bonani: Dimensions of Olive (Olea
Europaea) Stones as a Reliable Parameter to Distinguish
between Wild and Cultivated Varieties: Further Evidence ……….. 23

Ram Gophna and Eyal Buzaglo: A Note on an Egyptian Pottery Basin
from 'En Besor……………………………………………………… 26

Alexander Fantalkin: A Salvage Excavation at an Early Bronze Age
Settlement on Ha-Shophtim Street, Qiryat 'Ata …………………… 28

Appendix: Moshe Sadeh: Animal Bones from Qiryat 'Ata,
Area L………………………………………………………………. 57

Hermann Michael Niemann: Megiddo and Solomon: A Biblical
Investigation in Relation to Archaeology ..........................……….. 61

Ernst Axel Knauf: Jerusalem in the Late Bronze and Early Iron Ages:
A Proposal………………………………………………………….. 75

Ianir Milevski: The Manaúat and Gezer Cylinder Seals and Further
Levantine Glyptics…………………………………………………. 91

Yizhar Hirschfeld: A Settlement of Hermits above 'En Gedi ………103