10/22: Philistia: Ekron/Miqne and Ashkelon

S. Gitin, “Excavating Ekron,” Biblical Archaeology Review 31.6 (2005), pp. 40-56, 66-67.

Lawrence Stager, “The Fury of Babylon. Ashkelon and the Archaeology of Destruction,” Biblical Archaeology Review 22.1 (1996), pp. 56-69, 76-77.

Alexander Fantalkin, “Why did Nebuchadnezzar II Destroy Ashkelon in Kislev 604 B.C.E.?”, in The Fire Signals of Lachish. Studies in the Archaeology and History of Israel in the Late Bronze Age, Iron Age, and Persian Period in Honor of David Ussishkin, I. Finkelstein and N. Na’aman, eds. (Eisenbrauns, Winona Lake IN: 2011), pp. 87-111.