Later Biblical researches in Palestine, and in the adjacent regions: a journal of travels in the year 1852 (Google eBook)

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Crocker and Brewster, 1857 - Bible - 664 pages
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Contents

Site and prospect 4951 The fortress 51 Bevelled stones 52 Dimensions
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Templeruins at Kubrikhah 55 56 Tulin Khirbet Silim 56 Remains 5657
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in the priests house described 69 Tho village the night 69 Remains of
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Way to Beit Jenn across the mountain 75 Village of Jermuk 75 Descent
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mains 86 87 Return and follow down Wady Shaab 87 Arab picnic 87 Kabul
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Noble crops 102 Tell Kison view 103 Amkah not Bethemeh
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Kama Khirbet KAna Cana of Galilee 108 Kefr Menda 109 Rummaneh Uimmon
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Mukutta Kishm 116 Tell elMutsellim prospect 116 117 Taannuk Tamauh
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Megiddo not Maximianopolis 118 Way over the hills to the plain on the coast
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Turn up the mountain on the Nabulus road 121 125 Deir elGhusun Wady Mussin
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Visit to Jacobs well 132 BeUtah road along the plain 132 Josephs tomb
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try Kuriet Jit Gitta 134 Ferata Jirathon 134 Funduk Kefr Abbush Wady
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Wady Atallah 143 elKubab on first hills 143 Atinabeh Betfianmba 141 Yalo
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Emmaus of the New Testament ? 147150 elLatr6n a ruined fortress CasteUum
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Several roads to Jerusalem we decide to go by Kesla and Soba 154 Descend
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SECTION IV
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Jebusalkm Incidents and Observations
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Bazars the same with the ancient market 166 Roman portal St Mary de Latino
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Fragment of a pier etc 167 Covered street further north 167 Granite columns
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English cemetery 178 179 American cemetery grove of Prof Fiske 179 Traces
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Tombs of Absalom James and Zacbarias 188 East wall of Haram irregular
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View through window 193 Visit the mount of Olives 193 Knlat elJlud
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May Gth Waters at Damascus gate common cisterns 196 197 Rumour of run
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Nature of the Tyropoeon 208 Place aud nature of Akra 208 209 Steps down into
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This was the natural position 213 The north side of Zion was cov
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west corner ancient 220 221 Ancient southern gate 221 The ancient arch
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Herod as Antonia 231 Described 231 Its acropolis 281283 Extent of
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The Aqueduct 247 Subterranean reservoir 248 Upper Fountain 248 249
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Historical testimony 255259 Archaeological argument 259 Crypt
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Probably not here at Bittir 269 270 Was it at Bethel ? 270 271 Return by
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A traditional St Philips 278 Proceed to erRlmeh not Ramah of the couth
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cnoth 280 281 Way to Halhul fine tillage 281 Halhul Halhul 281 282 May
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Unexplored region way to Kefr Malik 290 291 Kefr Malik 291 Wady
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Ain Tana Thanath 295 Akrabch Acrabi 296 Lies on a watershed 296 Yanun
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Villages 301 Northern prolongation of the Mukhna 301 Wady
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Ain elBeida 313 Land tilled by the people of Tubas 313 Berdela 314 Ain
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Ruins of Fahll Pella 320522 Notices 322324 Tubukah terrace 321
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Wadys Asal Khushabeh and Zaarah 405 406 Great fountain not from under
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Kulat Bustra temples a riddle 414 Wady and Ain Seraiyib 415 Wady Khu
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Teim fountains on western declivity 420 Ridge edDahar separating the Hasbany
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June 1st Way from Neby Sofa towards Dahar elAhmar fountain 427 428
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We tarn off to Rasheiya 430 Its position 431 Jebel eshSheikh near at hand 481
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Fine fountain elArrad 440 Ridges and valleys 440 View of Damascus and
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smith 446 447 Is the ancient Chrymrrhvaf 447 Probably also the Amana
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the river its form 454 The streets 454 Houses the interior sometimes splendid
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Churches
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SyroGreek dominion 465 466 Under the Romans in the New Testament
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SECTION XI
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Remains of an ancient city necropolis ancient excavated road 479 480 Latin
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of the plain 486 Loftiest peak of AntiLebanon proper near Bludin 486 Plain
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Ancient Chains under Lebanon 497 Great fountain Neba Anjar 498 Intermitting?
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We pass down by Ain Burday 404 Another road from Masy northwards lies in
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Peristyle number order and size of the columns 511 Columns broken away
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Prob the JI Hal h Ami of the prophet Amos 519 520 Coins of
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medan conquest 523 The city first appears as Baalbek and as a fortress 524
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Nahleh ancient temple 529 Sepulchres 529 Ancient aqueduct 530 Way
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the east of the stream 538 Historical Notices of the fountains 639 The Monks
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clivity summits and elevation 456 547 AntiLebanon its character elevation
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Arab cemeteries 559 Extreme northern point of Lebanon 559 560 Fine plain
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A ruin near our tent 561 562 Character of the region we had passed over
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it 668
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the Nusairiyeh mountains 568 569
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SECTION XIII
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Neba elArus 674 Lower fertile plain 574 575 Villages 575 Road from Hums
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Historical Notices 579581 Streams north of Tripoly 582 Leave the road to Tri
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count the trees alike 588 589 Number of old trees constantly diminishing
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Road along the chasm to Bsherreh 594 596 Position fertility female
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and villages 598 Deir Kanobin 598 599 Leave road to Hadith and ascend south
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ascend high ridge on our left 609 Descend and follow down Wady Shebruh
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Ruins at Fukra 612 Ancient temple singular tract of rocks 612 613 Other
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of Lepsius and Layard 621 Great antiquity 622 Difficulties 622 Noticed only
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NOTES
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Itinerary 635642
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Arabic Names and Words 613657
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