Sunday, October 28, 2007

My Comment at the TLS

Times Literary Supplement

Another tragic death of an archeologist was of James Leslie Starkey, who was engaged in excavating Lachish in then British mandated Palestine. Returning to Jerusalem in 1938, he was killed by Arab marauders during the period of the Revolt against Britain and the Jewish community at the time.

Yisrael Medad, Shiloh, Israel

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