Tag: historical geographer

Rediscovering Jerusalem in the 1820s

07/26 | 190 years ago, a German tourist named Westphal visited Jerusalem and sketched a map of the city. German and Israeli researchers examining the cartography of 19th-century Palestine recently rediscovered the   Read more…

Posted in Archaeologists, Biblical Scholars & Works, Jerusalem.

Anson F. Rainey (1930–2011)

04/18 | Anson F. Rainey, Israel’s leading historical geographer of the land of the Bible and a master of cuneiform languages such as Akkadian and Ugaritic, as well as ancient Egyptian (hieroglyphic   Read more…

Posted in Archaeologists, Biblical Scholars & Works.


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