Sep 1 Blog
By: Reviewed by Rami Arav
Rami Arav reviews "Qumran in Context: Reassessing the Archaeological Evidence" by Yizhar Hirschfeld.
Nov 22 Blog
By: Biblical Archaeology Society Staff
Yizhar Hirschfeld, a leading Israeli archaeologist and the director of the excavations at Tiberias and Ramat Hanadiv, died on November 16, 2006, in Jerusalem from complications of a stroke. He was 57 years old. Dr. Hirschfeld was an associate professor in the classical archaeology department of the Institute for Archaeology at Hebrew University of Jerusalem, where he had taught since 1989.