Front cover image for Canaan in the second millennium B.C.E.

Canaan in the second millennium B.C.E.

Nadav Naʼaman (Editor)
Print Book, English, 2005
Eisenbrauns, Winona Lake, Ind., 2005
xiii, 410 pages ; 24 cm
9781575061139, 1575061139
The Hurrians and the end of the middle bronze age in Palestine
The Egyptian-Canaanite correspondence
Ammishtamru's letter to Akhenaten (EA 45) and Hittite chronology
Looking for the Pharaoh's judgment
The origin and the historical background of several Amarna letters
Biryawaza of Damascus and the date of the Kāmid el-Lōz ʻApiru letters
Praises to the Pharaoh in response to his plans for campaign to Canaan
The Canaanites and their land
Four notes on the size of late bronze Canaan
The network of Canaanite late bronze kingdoms and the city of Ashdod
Canaanite Jerusalem and its central hill country neighbors in the second millennium BCE
Economic aspects of the Egyptian occupation of Canaan
Pharaonic lands in the Jezreel Valley in the late bronze age
On gods and scribal traditions in the Amarna letters
Ḫabiru and Hebrews : the transfer of a social term to the literary sphere
The town of Ibirta and the relations of the ʻApiru and the Shasu
Amarna ālāni pu-ru-zi (EA 137) and Biblical ʻry hprzy/hprzwt (rural settlements)
The Ishtar Temple at Alalakh
A royal scribe and his scribal products in the Alalakh IV court
Literary and topographical notes on the Battle of Kishon (Judges 4-5)
The "conquest of Canaan" in the Book of Joshua and in history