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Archaeology Timeline 3 - what are these mystery objects?

Even experts can be stumped!  Here, archaeologist Judy Stevenson makes some educated guesses about our mystery objects…

These items were brought in to our Ask the Expert event in March 2015.

Medieval Abberley

The August Birds: 4 August, 2013

So. I’ve recently published my first novel, The August Birds. Because it takes place over the month of August, with each day corresponding to a chapter, I’ll be uploading it piecemeal over the next few weeks. 1,591 more words


Iron Age fortification and possible gate discovered at Gath

Gath was a significant city during much of Old Testament history. Here are a few of the interesting things we know about Gath from the Bible: 910 more words

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Thursday, Friday, and Saturday of the Last Week on Spike

Thursday, 23 July

Thursday during the day was a relatively normal day. We were working on finishing everything up. After the “work day” was over, we all got ready and went to dinner. 583 more words


History DNA complete list

Here’s the complete list of History DNA cards. I’m going to gradually start collecting resources for each person in the deck. I’ll try to provide links and maybe some excerpts and videos when I come across good ones. 320 more words


Archaeologists discover city gate of Gath mentioned in 1 Samuel 21

An archaeological dig headed by the Ackerman Family Bar-Ilan University Expedition to Gath has discovered the gate to the ancient Philistine city of Gath, where Goliath was from. 231 more words


Heinrich Schliemann

Heinrich Schliemann (6 January 1822 – 26 December 1890) was a German businessman and a pioneer of the field of archaeology.

As a young adult, he developed an ability to learn languages, a skill which helped him attain success as an international businessman. 311 more words