Site and Excavations

Herbert, S. and Berlin, A. 2000. Tel Kedesh, 1997-1999. Israel Exploration Journal 50:118-123. (Available on JStor.)

Herbert, S. and Berlin, A. 2003. A New Administrative Center for Persian and Hellenistic Galilee: Preliminary Report of the University of Michigan/University of Minnesota Excavations at Tel Kedesh. Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research 329:13-59. (Available on JStor.)

Berlin, A. and Herbert, S. 2005. Life and Death on the Israeli-Lebanese Border (in 140 B.C.E.): Excavating Tel Kedesh. Biblical Archaeology Review 31.5: 35-43.

Berlin, A. and Herbert, S. 2012. Excavating Tel Kedesh.  Archaeology 65(3): 24-29. (Available on Archaeology website.)

Berlin, A. and Herbert, S. 2013. “Tel Kedesh.” In D. Master, A. Faust, B. Alpert, L. Nakhai M. White, and J. Zangenberg, eds. Oxford Encyclopedia of the Bible and Archaeology. Oxford, Oxford University Press. Pp 373-381.

Berlin, A. and Herbert, S. 2013.   “Kedesh of the Upper Galilee.” In D. Fiensy and J. Strange, eds. Galilee in the Late Second Temple and Mishnaic Periods 100 BCE – 200 CE. Vol. 2. The Archaeological Record of Galilean Cities, Towns, and Villages. Fortress Press, Minneapolis MN.

Berlin, A. and Herbert, S. 2014.  “A New Administrative Center of the Persian and Hellenistic Periods at Tel Kedesh of the Upper Galilee” (Hebrew).  Qadmoniot 145.  Pp 72-80.

Bullae and Archives

Ariel, D.T. and Naveh, J. 2003. Selected Inscribed Sealings from Kedesh in the Upper Galilee. Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research 329: 61-80. (Available on JStor.)

Herbert, S. 2004-2005.  The Hellenistic Archives from Tel Kedesh (Israel) and Seleucia-on-the-Tigris (Iraq). Bulletin of the University of Michigan Museums of Art and Archaeology 15: 65-86.

Herbert, S.  2008. The Missing Pieces:  Miniature Reflections of the Visual Landscapes of the Hellenistic East. Y. Eliav, E. Friedland, S. Herbert, eds. The Sculptural Environment of the Roman Near East: Reflections on Culture, Ideology, and Power. Peters. Pp 257-273.

Other Finds

Herbert, S. 2003. Excavating Ethnic Strata: The Search for Hellenistic Phoenicians in the Upper Galilee of Israel. Pp. 101-13 in S. Kane, ed. The Politics of Archaeology and Identity in a Global Context. Pp 101-113.

Lorber, Catherine C. 2010. A Gold Mnaieion of Ptolemaic Cyprus at Tel Kedesh: Background and Context. Israel Numismatic Research 5: 41-58.

Berlin, A., Herbert, S., and Stone, P.  2014. “Dining in State: The Table Wares from the Persian-Hellenistic Administrative Building at Kedesh.”  In P. Guldager Bilde and M.L. Lawall, eds, Pottery, Peoples, and Places. Study and Interpretation of Late Hellenistic Pottery. Aarhus University Press, Aarhus. Pp 307-321.

Scientific Analysis

Berlin, A., Ball, T., Thompson, R., and Herbert, S. 2003. Ptolemaic Agriculture, ‘Syrian Wheat,’ and Triticum aestivum. Journal of Archaeological Science 30(1):115-21. (Available on ScienceDirect.)