The Ancient Near East

By Mark Alan McDonald | A database of the prehistoric Near East as well as its ancient history up to approximately the destruction of Jerusalem by the Romans ...

Ancient Tell Dhahab in the Amuq Valley Region of Ancient Syria (Modern Turkey)

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The Neolithic of the Levant (Excerpt 136)

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The Neolithic of the Levant (Excerpt 137)

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Pre-Historic Tell Arpachiyah (Tepe Reshwa) in Iraq

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Tell Judaidah (Neolithic to Byzantine) in the Amuq Valley of Ancient Syria [Modern Turkey]

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Ancient Jaffa (Tel Yafo) [Tel Aviv] (Joppa) in Israel

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Ancient Jerusalem (Canaanite Jebusites) in Israel

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Ancient Phoenicia: the History of the Phoenicians of Lebanon

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Ancient Amorites (Amurru) of Mesopotamia and Later Biblical Hebrew ʼĔmōrī

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Joppa in the Cyclopedia of Biblical -- Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature

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Kingdom of Urartu (Greek Ararat) in the Lake Van Region

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Ancient Carchemish (Jerablus) in Turkey

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Ancient Tiberias Built by Herod Antipas in Israel

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Khirbet Kerak (Arabic: "The Ruins of the Castle") (Talmudic Beth Yerah) (Hellenistic Philoteria) and Sennabris in Israel

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Neolithic and Classical Qalat Mudiq and Apamea in North West Syria

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Tell el-Hesi in Southern Israel

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The Neolithic of the Levant (Excerpt 125)

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6th Millennium BC Site Tell Sawwan (Samarran Culture) in Iraq

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Ancient Nippur (Niffer) [Nuffar] in Sumer [Iraq]

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Ancient Kish including Tell Uhaimir and Tell Ingharra in Sumer (Iraq)

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Ancient Uruk (Biblical Erech) [Arabic Warka] in Iraq

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Ancient Ur (Tell Muqayyar) in Sumer [Iraq)]

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Ancient Persepolis (Pârsa) in Fars Province in Iran

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Ancient Sumerian Sippar (Abu Habbah) in Iraq

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Mesopotamia

PreHistory Glossary and Dictionary

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The Uruk Expansion: Cross Cultural Exchange in Early Mesopotamian Civilization (Excerpt 35)

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Ancient Tell Atchana (Alalakh) in Syria

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The Ancient Kassites of the Zagros Mountain Region

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Ancient Babylon (Babel) [Babil] History in Mesopotamia (Iraq)

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