Muerto, En Gadi, Masada,
las Cuevas de Qumrán,
y el Desierto de Judá.
in Their Sandals) Gives
easy-to-read information on the location, biblical significance, etc.
Features links to photographs and on-line scripture references.
(OurFatherLutheran.net) A lengthy discussion of Jericho's history with much
helpful information. There is some confusion about the date of the
conquest as they try to adapt the findings of Bryant Wood to fit a late date
theory (1250 BC).
Historical Sites in
and around Jericho (Jericho Municipality) Describes many
sites in the region, including, in some cases, details helpful for visiting
of Jericho (Jericho Municipality) The history of Jericho told from
an Arab perspective. Extensive but reflects its anti-Israel bias,
including in the section
entitled, "The Israelite Invasion."
Jericho, city, West
Bank. (The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001.) A
brief summary of historical, archaeological, and political facts.
Travel Study Program) Limited text assumes factuality of at
least two debatable points.
His Own) A brief, encyclopedia-type article with multiple links
to related words and topics for further study.
walls of Jericho: Archaeology confirms they really did come a-tumblin’
down (Answers in Genesis Ministries) This article by Bryant Wood
presents a alternate interpretation of the archaeological findings at
Jericho. Illustrations serve to clarify his position.
Jericho by Don Jaques
(Western Evangelical Seminary - Google cache) A student paper on the Middle Bronze/Late
Bronze destruction that is largely a summary of the article by Wood and Bienkowski.
Jericho Archaeological Debate (NetTours) A summary of Wood's main points
with objections, by Dr. Stephen Langfur.
of the Bible) A series of lectures by Michael Sanders.
(Note: Jericho is covered in parts 8-12 & 14.)
The Saga Of
Ancient Jericho (ChristianCourier.com) "A study of Joshua's
great victory over the ancient city of Jericho" (their page description).
Old Testament Jericho
(Personal Page, by Marshall Walter) Studies the various biblical
events that take place in connection with Jericho.
Israel - Jericho (The Jewish Magazine) A re-telling of the history
of the site with a personal flavor. Describes many sites in Jericho, not
limited to the tel.
Professor John Garstang (Palestine
Exploration Fund) A biographical sketch of the archaeologist who
excavated Jericho in the 1930s.
Dame Kathleen Mary Kenyon (Palestine
Exploration Fund) A biographical sketch of the archaeologist whose fame
began with her work at Jericho.
(OurFatherLutheran.net) A survey of major sites of biblical interest in the
Jericho region, including the Qurantal Monastery (of the Temptation), Hisham's
Palace (Islamic 8th century A.D. residence), and a traditional place of Jesus'
baptism in the Jordan River.