Jun 12, 2014
In the siege of Herod’s desert fortress at Masada at the end of the First Jewish Revolt, the Romans waged both literal and psychological warfare to impress upon the Jewish rebels that their situation was hopeless.
Jan 31, 2014
An excellent resource for both students and scholars, Partings engagingly presents the most recent scholarship on how Judaism and Christianity went their separate ways. Includes extensive citations and over 60 stunning images.
Dec 09, 2013
In the Jan/Feb 2014 issue of Biblical Archaeology Review, readers can learn about the experiences of archaeological volunteers from 2013 and find out about opportunities to excavate in 2014.
Oct 10, 2013
In the November/December 2013 issue of Biblical Archaeology Review, author Oren Gutfeld investigates the question of who built the Cardo in Jerusalem.
Aug 28, 2013
Read BAR's exclusive coverage of the latest mosaics discovered at the synagogue at Huqoq, by the team led by Professor Jodi Magness of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Shua Kisilevitz of the Israel Antiquities Authority.
Aug 16, 2013
The Biblical Archaeology Society is pleased to announce the winners of the 2013 Publication Awards, featured in the September-October issue of Biblical Archaeology Review.
Aug 13, 2013
In the new issue of Biblical Archaeology Review, editor Hershel Shanks investigates new evidence regarding the dating of Hezekiah's tunnel in Jerusalem. He questions whether the tunnel was really built during the reign of King Hezekiah in 701 B.C.E.
Jun 12, 2013
The Book of Joshua says that the Israelites defeated the mighty king of Hazor and destroyed the city with fire.
Apr 17, 2013
In the 1930s and 40s, Al-Aqsa Mosque on Jerusalem’s Temple Mount had to be dismantled and reconstructed. Massive beams were reused or simply removed. Were these timbers once part of Herod's Temple Mount?
Feb 27, 2013
A collection of Herodian archaeologist Ehud Netzer’s BAS publications are now available for free.