Biblical Researches in Palestine, Mount Sinai and Arabia Petraea: A Journal of Travels in the Year 1838, Volumen2

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Crocker & Brewster, 1841

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identity of the Sepulchre place of crucifixion 64 65 Questioned
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No tradition of the spot probably existed or if there did it could not
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minion provinces etc 81 82 Garrison 82 83 Population usually
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Snow and ice 97 No particular periods of early and latter
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SECTION IX
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fusion of travellers 105 106 Arabic Lists of names etc 106 May
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Wide views to Jordan etc 112 113 Jeba Gibeahof
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Way to Taiyibeh 119 120 Taiyibeh 121124 Hospitality the Medâfeh
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Ruins of churches at some distance 126 Ruins and spacious res
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ervoir 126 127 Breakfast milk and fine butter 127 Historical
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Not the Ramah of Samuel 141 142 Hist of the tradi
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scribed by Isaiah 149 Nob 149 150 Many present names doubtless
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Procure guides from the alleged robbers 153 154 May 8th Difficulty
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Aqueduct from Solomons Pools 158 Bethlehem 158163 Meet
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Name and legend 171 172 Probably ancient Herodium 173 Perhaps
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Our further course 184 185 Bir ezZaferaneh 185 Great Wady
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Hist Notices 199 Scene of Davids adventure with Nabal 200 Simi
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Descent of the pass 208 Optical illusion of an island 208
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Fountain of Ain Jidy 209 Alarm 209 210 Trees plants and thicket
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character of the shores 218 Phenomena 219 220 Mineral produc
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Asphaltum 228130 The peninsula 230234 The Ford 234
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Journey along the western side of the Dead Sea 242253 The Rashai
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Ain elFeshkhah 252 Proceed along the shore ripe
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Hist and topogr notices 258261 Supposed inundation
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a ruined convent 269271 Site of another convent 271 272 Reach
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Process of threshing 276278 Sheikh of the Adwân places E
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The Zúkkûm probably myrobalanum 291 Other trees
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Cisterns by the wayside 311 Ruins S of Deir Diwân
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Preparations guide etc 321 May 17th Departure go round by Beit
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Modin 328330 Possibly for Zuph Zophim the ancient Ramathaim
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Way to Beit Nettil ancient road 340 341 Beit Nettif and country
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site of Eleutheropolis reported ruins at Beit Jibrîn etc 348 Wady
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Violent Sirocco drops of rain with dust 429 Large oak 429 Reach
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cient pools 432 433 The Haram description 434435 A mere wall
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Jews window 439 Citadel in ruins 439 440 Manufactory of water
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Ascend the western hill extensive view 448 449 Visit to the three
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lation and trade of Hebron 453 Historical Notices 454462 Question
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bargain for camels and guides 464 Further delay shuffling conduct
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about a headguide 471 472 We at length set off 472 Tell Arad
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the strongest and our Haweitât begin to plunder remonstrances 486
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We keep along the western side of the Ghôr character salt rills
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Proceed up this deep broad chasm 498 499 Evening halt romantic
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Nemela 506 507 Juniper trees 506 Encamp at the top of the pass
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western desert Wady elJerâfeh Mount Hor etc 507 508 Region
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commencement of the street of tombs 514 Monolithic tombs like those
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the whole 527 The ancient city not enclosed by perpendicular rocks
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Sheikh of Wady Mûsa arrives 535 536 Visit to the Deir 536538
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rel Arabs sent to bring us back 538540 Sheikh turns out to be
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Divisions Mountains of Moab Jebal eshSherah 552 ElHismeh
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VOL II
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Tribes of Bedawîn 553 The Haweitât 553 554 Fellâhîn of
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Bozrah 570 571 Ghůrůndel Arindela Dhana Thana 571 Maàn
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offset of the mountains drained by Wady elFikreh 586 587 A more
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writers 598 599 Is the Arabah plain of the Hebrew Scriptures 599
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have accumulated into an extensive stratum like the Pitch lake of Trini
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They must have reached Kadesh through the Arabah 609 Position
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across the tract etTúrâibeh 614 Pass elMuzeikah third ascent
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towards Semua and Hebron 623 624 Ascend another ridge or step
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unlike the sheep 632635 Dine with Elias 635 636 Threshingfloors
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Curic INSCRIPTIONS at Beit Jibrin
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Zoar Proofs that it was situated on the East
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CatastROPHE of Sodom 669677
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Página 200 - Wherefore let the young men find favour in thine eyes: for we come in a good day: give, I pray thee, whatsoever cometh to thine hand unto thy servants, and to thy son David.
Página 350 - And the Philistines stood on a mountain on the one side, and Israel stood on a mountain on the other side: and there was a valley between them.
Página 192 - And certain of the Pharisees said unto them, Why do ye that which is not lawful to do on the sabbath days?
Página 267 - Jordan overfloweth all his banks all the time of harvest,) that the waters which came down from above stood and rose up upon an heap very far from the city Adam, that is beside Zaretan : and those that came down toward the sea of the plain, even the salt sea, failed, and were cut off: and the people passed over right against Jericho.
Página 552 - And by thy sword shalt thou live, and shalt serve thy brother; and it shall come to pass when thou shalt have the dominion, that thou shalt break his yoke from off thy neck.
Página 611 - And it came to pass on the twentieth day of the second month, in the second year, that the cloud was taken up from off the tabernacle of the testimony. 12 And the children of Israel took their journeys out of the wilderness of Sinai ; and the cloud rested in the wilderness of Paran.
Página 200 - And every one that was in distress, and every one that was in debt, and every one that was 5 discontented, gathered themselves unto him ; and he became captain over them : and there were with him about four hundred men.
Página 212 - ... like a gigantic bastion between these Wadys, overlooking and almost overhanging the plain. The approach to the sea is here over a bank of pebbles, six or eight feet higher than the level of the water as we saw it. These are covered with a shining crust, as of salt, or rather of an oily...
Página 640 - And the angel of the Lord spake unto Philip, saying, Arise, and go toward the south unto the way that goeth down from Jerusalem unto Gaza, which is desert.
Página 75 - Constantine goes to show, that the discovery of the Holy Sepulchre was held to be the result, not of a previous knowledge derived from tradition, but of a supernatural interposition and revelation.

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