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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Ryan Horne
Contributors: Jeffrey Becker
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Jan 07, 2016 04:16 PM History
A settlement which originally dates to the Chalcolithic period.

Base map by Ryan M. Horne for Pleiades and the Ancient World Mapping Center (ancient terrain after the Barrington Atlas). Map interaction design and implementation by Sean Gillies, David Glick, Alec Mitchell, and Tom Elliott for Pleiades.

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settlement, settlement-modern

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Josephus calls this site Bethela; see the discussion in JosephusThe Jewish War, Volume I: Books 1-2. Translated by H. St. J. ThackerayLoeb Classical Library 203. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1927, p. 319

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Ryan Horne, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Beitin: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2016 <> [accessed: 03 August 2020]

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