A nice piece has appeared on the Israeli news site, Haaretz, talking about the burning of the palace of Hazor in the mid-13th century BC. The problem is discussed by Amnon Ben-Tor and Sharon Zuckerman (both Hebrew University, Jerusalem). Their exchange shows the controversial nexus between archaeology, the Bible, and historical interpretation—something that is both crucial as well as problematic in the field of biblical studies. You will need to register (free) to read the whole article.
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