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Originally appearing in Volume V20, Page 626 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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EXCAVATIONS AND ARCHAEOLOGY.—C. Clermont-Ganneau, Recueil d'archeologie orientale (from 1885), Archaeological Researches in Palestine, 1873-1874 (2 vols., 1849, 1896) ; W. M. F. Petrie, Tell el-Hesy (1891); F. J. Bliss, A Mound of Many Cities (1894), Excavations at Jerusalem, 1894-1897 (1898) ; F. J. Bliss and R. A. S. Macalister, Excavations in Palestine, 1898-1900 (1902); E. Sellin, Tell Ta'annek (Denkschriften of the Vienna Academy, 1904) ; J. P. Peters and H. Thiersch, .Painted Tombs in the Necropolis of Marissa (1905); G. Schumacher, Tell el-Mutesellim, vol. i. (1908); E. Sellin, Excay. of Jericho, in Mitteil. d. deutschen orient. Gesellschaft zu Berlin, No. 39 (1908); G. Perrot and C. Chipiez, History of Art in Sardinia, Judaea, &c. (189o); I. Benzinger, Hebrdische Archaologie (2nd ed., 1907); H. Vincent, Canaan d'apres l'exploration recente (1907); H. Gressmann, Ausgrab. in Pal. u. d. Alte Test. (1908), Pal. Erdgeruch in der Israel. Relig. (1909); S. R. Driver, Modern Research as illustrating the Bible (1909); P. Thomsen, Palastina u. seine Kultur (1909).
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