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Published by published for the Committee by the Dept of Art and Archaeology of Princeton University in Princeton .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesPublications of the Committee for the Excavation of Antioch and its Vicinity
ContributionsLassus, Jean., Stillwell, Richard., Committee for the Excavation of Antioch and its Vicinity.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21621876M
ISBN 100691035377

CONTENTS. Preface / Scott Redford. Curator's Foreword/ Murat Akar. Önsöz / Mehmet Ali Ovalı. Foreword / Shari Kenfield - Christopher Moss. Introduction. ARTICLES. The History of Antioch on the Orontes in the Greco-Roman Period/ Tina Najbjerg - Christopher Moss. History of the Antioch Excavations / Shari Kenfield. Archeological Research in Antioch on the orontes and Its . Seleucia Pieria, Antioch on the Orontes, City of St. Paul, Traveling in St. Pauls Time, About St. Paul, Journeys of St. Paul, Biblical Tour Guide is a web site where we share with you our knowledge and offer you our top services. Here you can find information about the history of ancient Turkey, about biblical sites to visit in Turkey and Greece, major Christian Saints, .

Buy Antioch on the Orontes: An Illustrated History by McCarthy, Kevin M (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.4/5(1). Antioch on the Orontes was an ancient Greek city on the eastern side of the Orontes River. Its ruins lie near the modern city of Antakya, Turkey, and lends the modern city its name (/ ↑ John Malalas, Book 8, ppCoordinates: 36°12′N 36°9′E / °N °E.

Antioch was one of the most significant and magnificent cities of the era between 9th and 14th centuries in both Rome and Islamic world. Index Terms—Antioch, historical geography, Arab travelers, travel book. I. INTRODUCTION. Antakya, also known as Antioch, Antioch-on-the-Orontes is the capital of Hatay Province, in southern Size: 1MB.   This is an illustrated history of one of the greatest cities in antiquity: Antioch on the Orontes or, simply, Antioch. From the time of Alexander the Great in the 4th century BC through the time of the first Christians to the incursions of many conquering armies (Greeks, Romans, Arabs, Pages:


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Antioch Antioch on-the-Orontes. book the Orontes (/ ˈ æ n t i. ɒ k /; Ancient Greek: Ἀντιόχεια ἡ ἐπὶ Ὀρόντου, Antiókheia hē epì Oróntou; also Syrian Antioch) was an ancient Greek city on the eastern side of the Orontes ruins lie near the modern city of Antakya, Turkey, to which the ancient city lends its name.

Antioch was founded near the end of the fourth century BC by Location: Antakya, Hatay Province, Turkey. Book Review | April 01 Review: Antioch - on - the - Orontes, III, the Excavations, by R. Stillwell Antioch - on - the - Orontes, III, the Excavations,   Antioch on the Orontes will also guide the reader Antioch on-the-Orontes.

book modern-day Antioch, highlighting significant historical sites. The book contains an introduction to theological developments in Antioch that have influenced Christendom and covers the many religions represented in the city : Hamilton Books.

Antioch of Syria, also known as Antioch on the Orontes River, was the third-largest city in the Roman Empire. Only Rome in Italy and Alexandria in Egypt were larger. Syrian Antioch (current-day Antakya, Turkey) was situated on the Orontes River about 20 miles inland from the Mediterranean Sea and approximately miles north of Jerusalem.

OCLC Number: Description: 5 volumes in 6: illustrations, plans (some folded) ; 36 cm. Contents: 1. The excavations of / edited by George W. Elderkin The excavations, / edited by Richard Stillwell The excavations, / edited by Richard Stillwellpt.

cs and Islamic coins / edited by Frederick O. Waagept. KADESH ON THE ORONTES. o-ron'-tez (in Massoretic Text of 2 Samuelunder the corrupt form tachtim chodhshi, which should be corrected from the Septuagint (Luc.) reading: eis ten genitive Chettieim Kades, "to the land of the Hittites unto Kadesh," into 'erets ha-chittim and others, fixing the northern ideal boundary of Israel at the sources of the.

Antioch on the Orontes, City of St. Paul, Traveling in St. Pauls Time, About St. Paul, Journeys of St. Paul, Biblical Tour Guide is a web site where we share with you our knowledge and offer you our top services.

Here you can find information about the history of ancient Turkey, about biblical sites to visit in Turkey and Greece, major Christian Saints, missionary journeys of St.

Paul and. Antioch on the Orontes: A History and a Guide Christensen-Ernst, Jørgen Lanham, MD: Hamilton Books, pp. xiv + $ Description: Two thousand years ago, Antioch on the Orontes River was the third most important city in the Roman Empire.

Today, it is a small Turkish town ofinhabitants whose visitors may find it difficult to imagine this place at its peak. Antioch (Turkey) — Antiquities Related name. Elderkin, G. (George Wicker), ; Stillwell, Richard, ; Waage, Frederick O., Waage, Dorothy B.

Princeton University. Department of Art and Archaeology; Series Publications of the Committee for the excavation of Antioch and its vicinity; Contains. Antioch on the Maeander or Antiochia on the Maeander (Greek: Ἀντιόχεια τοῦ Μαιάνδρου; Latin: Antiochia ad Maeandrum), earlier Pythopolis, was a city of ancient Caria, in city was situated between the Maeander and Orsinus rivers near their confluence.

Though it was the site of a bridge over the Maeander, it had "little or no individual history".Coordinates: 37°52′24″N 28°34′27″E. 3 The term Pompeian era is used for the civic era specific for Antioch and its territory which was adopted by Antioch in 64/3 BC.

Syria became a Roman province in 64 BC, Caesar visited Antioch in 48/7 BC (after Pompey’s defeat) and the earliest and the latest years of the Pompeian era to appear on coins are 3 respectively.

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Two thousand years ago, Antioch on the Orontes River was the third most important city in the Roman Empire. Today, it is a small Turkish town ofinhabitants whose visitors may find it difficult to imagine this place at its peak.

This book is a biography of Antioch — or Antakiyye of the Arabs, or Antakya of the Turks. : Les Portiques d'Antioche, Volume 5 (In French): Antioch on the Orontes (v.

5) () by Lassus, Jean and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great Range: $ - $ Book Description. Antioch was one of the most important political and cultural centers of the Hellenistic Orient and one of the great metropolises of the Roman Empire.

Antioch on the Orontes, Early Explorations in the City of Mosaics tells the story of the archaeological discovery of its most brilliant period. Archaeological photography is not.

Antioch on the Orontes was the third largest city in the Roman Empire. Photograph of a 4 x 4 meter excavation unit that uncovered the foundations of the House of Aion within the Justinian walls in an effort to locate the main east-west street in the sector designated by M.

(Committee for the Excavation of Antioch-on-the-Orontes These are catalogued in D.B. Waagé,Antioch-on-the-Orontes IV Greek, Roman, Byzantine and Crusaders’ Coins (Princeton, ).Most of these are low-denomination coins minted in the area and provide an unparalleled view of circulation of petty coinage at a site that was a major city and mint in the Hellenistic and Roman subsequent history of the site is well illustrated.

Antioch on the Orontes, author Jørgen Christensen-Ernst, Antioch - The Queen of the East Life in Antakya, Turkey, with a view to ancient Antioch on the Orontes (Αντιοχεια επι Δαφνη) Ancient Antioch: Please go to the blog Antiochepedia by Christopher Ecclestone Strabo, Geography, Book XVI, chapter 2, accessed May My second book will be in Turkish and is not a translation of my book Antioch on the Orontes – A History and a Guide (Lanham, Maryland: Hamilton Books, ).

In my first book, which was addressed to a Western audience, I have stressed the importance of Antioch in church history. ANTIOCH ON THE ORONTES (Antakyé) Turkey. Alexander reached Syria from Asia Minor by way of the coast at Issus, and founded Alexandretta, a port girded by mountains.

On the other side of the Amanus ridge, Antigonus, Alexander's successor, founded Antigoneia on. 8 Libanius, author of the most precise description of the 4 th cent. Antioch, specifies the old town ; 9 Downeyp.

; Downeyp. (Appendix 6: Ammianus Marcellinus,on th ; 10 Cf. Martinp. However, recent research (Cassanap. ) indicates that the 4 The last general remark. What is most distinctive about the plan of Author: Paveł Filipczak.Antioch, city ( pop. 62,), Contra Costa co., W Calif., on the San Joaquin River near the mouth of the Sacramento; inc.

It is a processing and shipping center for the agricultural products of the delta area between the rivers.Antioch on the Orontes will also guide the reader through modern-day Antioch, highlighting significant historical sites. The book contains an introduction to theological developments in Antioch that have influenced Christendom and covers the many religions represented in Brand: Hamilton Books.