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By Stuart Laidlaw,Peter J Ucko,Rachael Thyrza Sparks

Flinders Petrie, identified for his wide paintings in Egypt, was once additionally a pioneer of clinical archaeology in Palestine early within the twentieth century via his excavations at inform el-Hesi, inform el-‘Ajjul, and somewhere else. This quantity bargains a serious research of Petrie’s contributions to the archaeology of Palestine and the position his number of artifacts performs in smooth stories of the traditional close to East. it is also an entire colour catalog of 270 gadgets, courting from Chalcolithic to Ottoman occasions, excavated by means of Petrie.

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