Palestine from the 10th to the 6th cents. BC
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Maps A and B illustrate the emergence and development of the states on the Syro-Palestinian land bridge: from the chaos and disruptions of the transition from the Late Bronze Age to the Early Iron Age (12th to 10th cent. BC) to the period when Nebuchadnezzar II’s Neo-Babylonian empire was the predominant power (587/86 BC).

I. The to…

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Kamlah, Jens, “Palestine from the 10th to the 6th cents. BC”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 3 : Historical Atlas of the Ancient World, English edition by Christine Salazar (2010). Original German-language edition: Historischer Atlas der antiken Welt. Herausgegeben von Anne-Maria Wittke,Eckhart Olshausen und Richard Szydlak. Serie: Der Neue Pauly Supplemente 1. Staffel, herausgegeben von Hubert Cancik, Manfred Landfester und Helmuth Schneider, vol. 3. Stuttgart, Germany. Copyright © J.B. Metzlersche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH (2007). Consulted online on 19 February 2019 <>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20091241

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