The Israelite Conquest of Canaan in the Light of Archaeology

  title={The Israelite Conquest of Canaan in the Light of Archaeology},
  author={William Foxwell Albright},
  journal={Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research},
  pages={11 - 23}
  • W. F. Albright
  • Published 1 April 1939
  • Art
  • Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research
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