Some Notes on the Reconstruction of PPNB Architecture

  title={Some Notes on the Reconstruction of PPNB Architecture},
  author={Moritz Kinzel},
Referring to an old proverb – " a picture says more than a thousand words " –, this article should be seen as a comment to the following reconstruction drawings of PPNB architecture from Ba'ja, Basta, and Shkârat Msaied. The PPNB architecture of southern Jordan, especially in the Greater Petra Area, is said to be " well known " from sites like Basta, 'Ain Jammam, es-Sifiya, al-Basît, Ba'ja and Ghwair. But how well do we really know these well preserved structures? We see only parts of very… CONTINUE READING