The bloody reign of Alexander Yannai.
Jews were neither xenophobes nor perpetual victims.
Evidence of a bustling Hellenistic metropolis.
Stone structures in the wilderness.
Discovered thanks to 94-year-old aerial photographs.
Confirming the evidence of the Talmud.
And may help clarify Jerusalem’s borders at the time.
But were their owners Jews?
The biblical spies in Ḥuqoq.
A sign that rebels knew their fate was sealed?
Fighting idolatry in the 8th century BCE.
The ruins at Baram.
A miniature head.