By Patrick M. Arnold
This paintings is a cross-disciplinary research of Israel's first 'capital urban' from topographical, archaeological, historic, and literary views. not easy William F. Albright's declare that the traditional urban is to be pointed out with inform el-Ful, the e-book develops the case for a situation as an alternative at sleek Jeba, nine km north-east of Jerusalem, a site-change that bears very important outcomes for a number of scholarly theories on the subject of Gibeah. between those are the inquest into the historicity and literary composition of the tale of the 'Outrage of Gibeah' (Judg. 19-21) and the origins and nature of Saul's kingship (1 Sam. 9-15). either one of those texts are handled completely as guidance for a concluding research into the which means of the prophet Hosea's references to Israel's sins 'in the times of Gibeah'.
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