Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Select Titles from the American Schools of Oriental Research Available Online at HathiTrust

Select Titles from the American Schools of Oriental Research Available Online at HathiTrust

The American Schools of Oriental Research is pleased to announce that 65 titles are now openly available through the partnership with Google and HathiTrust (@hathitrust on Twitter). The HathiTrust Digital Library is a digital preservation repository and highly functional access platform. It provides long-term preservation and access services for public domain and in copyright content from a variety of sources, including Google, the Internet Archive, Microsoft, and in-house partner institution initiatives.

Our titles are available under a CC-BY-NC-ND license, while a handful of titles are open in the public domain. These titles are available for reading and downloading worldwide in efforts to carry out ASOR’s mission to initiate, encourage and support research into, and public understanding of, the cultures and history of the Near East from the earliest times.

Available titles include: Symposia Celebrating the Seventy-Fifth Anniversary of the Founding of the American Schools of Oriental Research (1900-1975) by Frank Moore Cross, The Other Side of Jordan by Nelson Glueck, The Role of Human Sacrifice in the Ancient Near East by Alberto Ravinell Whitney Green, and more. For a collection of ASOR’s titles, see below.

ASOR is proud to join the growing number of scholarly publishers and university presses that have opened their publications through HathiTrust.
American Expedition to Idalion, Cyprus., George Ernest Wright, Anita M. Walker, Lawrence E. Stager, and American Schools of Oriental Research. First Preliminary Report: Seasons of 1971 and 1972. Supplement to the Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research ;no. 18, xxx, 178 p. Cambridge, Mass.: American Schools of Oriental Research, 1974. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/009047201.
American School of Oriental Research in Baghdad. “Publications of the Bagdad School. Texts.,” no. v. (1927): v. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/000528551.
American Schools of Oriental Research. Annual Meeting Program Book. v. S.l.: American Schools of Oriental Research, 0000 uuuu. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/005283377.
———. “Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research.” BASOR, no. v. (1921): v. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/006022442.
American Schools of Oriental Research., American School of Oriental Research in Jerusalem., and JSTOR (Organization). “Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research.” BASOR, no. v. (1919): v. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/000674894.
American Schools of Oriental Research., E. A. Speiser, Millar Burrows, Henry Joel Cadbury, Benjamin Wisner Bacon, Warren Joseph Moulton, Charles Cutler Torrey, and American School of Oriental Research in Jerusalem. “The Annual of the American Schools of Oriental Research.,” no. v. (1920): v. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/000524868.
American Theological Library Association., American Schools of Oriental Research., and JSTOR (Organization). “Near Eastern Archaeology.” NEA, no. v. (1998): v. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/003259516.
Birnbaum, Salomo A. The Qumrân (Dead Sea) Scrolls and Palaeography. Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research.  Supplementary Studies,no. 13-14, 52 p. New Haven: American Schools of Oriental Research, 1952. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/008567637.
Blakely, Jeffrey A., Kevin G. O’Connell, and Lawrence E. Toombs. The Tell El-Hesi Field Manual. Excavation Reports., v. Cambridge, MA: American Schools of Oriental Research, 1980. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/000140418.
Blakely, Jeffrey A., and Joe D. Seger. An ASOR Mosaic: A Centennial History of the American Schools of Oriental Research, 1900-2000. American Schools of Oriental Research Mosaic, xxii, 376 p. Boston, MA: American Schools of Oriental Research, 2001. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/004231829.
Boling, Robert G., Edward Fay. Campbell, and George Ernest Wright. Essays in Honor of George Ernest Wright. Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research ;no. 220/221, 177 p. Missoula, Mont.: Published by Scholars Press for the American Schools of Oriental Research, 1976. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/006014740.
Burrows, Millar, and American Schools of Oriental Research. What Means These Stones?: The Significance of Archeology for Biblical Studies. xvi, 306 p. New Haven, Conn.: The American schools of oriental research, 1941. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/001409489.
Campbell, Edward Fay. Shechem III: The Stratigraphy and Architecture of Shechem/Tell Balâṭah. Shechem Three, 2 v. Boston, MA: American Schools of Oriental Research, 2002. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/004251954.
Charlesworth, James H., and George. Zervos. The New Discoveries in St. Catherine’s Monastery: A Preliminary Report on the Manuscripts. Monograph Series ;no. 3, xv, 45 p. Cambridge, MA : Winona Lake, IN: American Schools of Oriental Research ; Distributed by Eisenbrauns, 1981. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/000242775.
Cohen, Susan., and Yosef. Garfinkel. The Middle Bronze Age IIA Cemetery at Gesher: Final Report. The Annual of the American Schools of Oriental Research ;v. 62, xvii, 149 p. Boston MA: American Schools of Oriental Research, 2007. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/008565459.
Cross, Frank Moore. Symposia Celebrating the Seventy-Fifth Anniversary of the Founding of the American Schools of Oriental Research (1900-1975). Occasional Publications - Zion Research Foundation ; v. 1-2. Cambridge, MA: American Schools of Oriental Research, 1979. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/000031769.
Darnell, John Coleman., and Meredith S. Chesson. Results of the 2001 Kerak Plateau Early Bronze Age Survey. The Annual of the American Schools of Oriental Research ;v. 59, 124 p. Boston, MA: American Schools of Oriental Research, 2005. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/006040906.
Detweiler, A. Henry. Manual of Archaeological Surveying. American Schools of Oriental Research. Publications of the Jerusalem School. Archaeology, v.2, x, 133 p. New Haven: American Schools of Oriental Research, 1948. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/007124164.
Freedman, David Noel, Edward Fay Campbell, and George Ernest Wright. The Biblical Archaeologist Reader. 2 v. Missoula, Mont.: American Schools of Oriental Research : distributed by Scholars Press, 1975. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/007551123.
Fritsch, Charles T., and Glanville Downey. Studies in the History of Caesarea Maritima. The Joint Expedition to Caesarea Maritima ;v. 1, 122 p. Missoula, Mont.: Published by Scholars Press for the American Schools of Oriental Research, 1975. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/003496578.
Glueck, Nelson. Explorations in Eastern Palestine, III. The Annual of the American Schools of Oriental Research, v. 18-19 for 1937-1939, xxiv, 288 p. New Haven: The American Schools of Oriental Research, 1939. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/007153889.
Glueck, Nelson, and American Schools of Oriental Research. The Other Side of the Jordan. xvii, 208 p. New Haven, Conn.: American Schools of Oriental Research, 1940. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/001242461.
Govaars, Marylinda., L. Michael. White, and Marie. Spiro. Field O: The “Synagogue” Site. Joint Expedition to Caesarea Maritima Excavation Reports ;v. 9, xviii, 287 p. Boston, MA: American Schools of Oriental Research, 2009. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/006881139.
Graf, David Frank., and David Noel Freedman. Palestine in Transition: The Emergence of Ancient Israel. The Social World of Biblical Antiquity Series ;2, ix, 108 p. Sheffield, England: Published in association with the American Schools of Oriental Research by the Almond Press, 1983. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/004735337.
Grant, Elihu, and William Foxwell Albright. The Haverford Symposium on Archaeology and the Bible. Biblical and Kindred Studies, No. 6, Haverford College, 5 l., 245 p. New Haven, Conn.: American schools of oriental research, 1938. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/005766436.

Grant, Elihu, and Ephraim Avidgdor Speiser. Beth Shemesh, 1928 [by] Elihu Grant. Preliminary Excavations at Tepe Gawra [by] Ephraim A. Speiser. Preliminary Excavations at Tepe Gawra, 94 p. New Haven: Published by the American Schools of Oriental Research under the Jane Dows Nies Publication Fund, 1929. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/006040903.
Green, Alberto Ravinell Whitney. The Role of Human Sacrifice in the Ancient Near East. Dissertation Series ; No. 1, xvi, 383 p. Missoula, Mont.: Published by Scholars Press for the American Schools of Oriental Research, 1975. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/000684208.
Herscher, Ellen., George Robert Rapp, and Stuart. Swiny. Sotira Kaminoudhia: An Early Bronze Age Site in Cyprus. Cyprus American Archaeological Research Institute Monograph Series ;v. 4, xxviii, 600 p., [2] folded leaves of plates. Boston: American Schools of Oriental Research, 2003. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/004313290.
Joint Expedition of the Baghdad School, the University Museum, and Dropsie College, Arthur John Tobler, and E. A. Speiser. Excavations at Tepe Gawra. American School of Oriental Research in Baghdad. Publications of the Baghdad School. Excavations, 2 v. Philadelphia: Published for the American Schools of Oriental Research by University of Pennsylvania Press, 1935–1950. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/001241491.
King, Philip J. American Archaeology in the Mideast: A History of the American Schools of Oriental Research. xiv, 291 p. Philadelphia: American Schools of Oriental Research, 1983. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/006041291.
Kraeling, Carl H., American Schools of Oriental Research, British School of Archaeology in Jerusalem., and Yale University. Gerasa, City of the Decapolis; an Account Embodying the Record of a Joint Excavation Conducted by Yale University and the British School of Archaeology in Jerusalem (1928-1930), and Yale University and the American Schools of Oriental Research (1930-1931, 1933-1934). xxxii, 616 p. New Haven, Conn.: American Schools of Oriental Research, 1938. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/001242330.
Lapp, Nancy L. Preliminary Excavation Reports and Other Archaeological Investigations: Tell Qarqur, Iron I Sites in the North-Central Highlands of Palestine. Annual of the American Schools of Oriental Research ;v. 56, 218 p. Boston, MA: American Schools of Oriental Research, 2003. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/006040905.
Lapp, Nancy L., and Edward Fay. Campbell. Shechem IV: The Persian-Hellenistic Pottery of Shechem/Tell Balâṭah. Shechem Four, xiv, 337 p. Boston: American Schools of Oriental Research, 2008. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/006815103.
Lapp, Paul W. Palestinian Ceramic Chronology. 231 p. New Haven: American Schools of Oriental Research, 1961. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/007479587.
Lehmann, Clayton Miles, and Kenneth G. Holum. The Greek and Latin Inscriptions of Caesarea Maritima. Joint Expedition to Caesarea Maritima, Excavation Reports ;vol. 5, xx, 292 p., clxxi p. of plates. Boston, Mass.: American Schools of Oriental Research, 2000. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/004200948.
Levine, Lee I., and Jewish Theological Seminary of America. The Synagogue in Late Antiquity. xiii, 218 p. Philadelphia, Pa.: American Schools of Oriental Research, 1987. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/000843542.
MacDonald, Burton. The Tafila-Busayra Archaeological Survey 1999-2001, West-Central Jordan. American Schools of Oriental Research Archaeological Reports ;no. 08, xvi, 435 p. Boston, MA: American Schools of Oriental Research, 2004. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/005411693.
Matthews, Victor Harold. Pastoral Nomadism in the Mari Kingdom (ca. 1830-1760 B.C.). Dissertation Series (American Schools of Oriental Research)no. 3, xiii, 213 p., [1] leaf of plates. Cambridge, MA: American Schools of Oriental Research, 1978. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/000710414.
Matthews, Victor Harold., Douglas R. Clark, and American Schools of Oriental Research. One Hundred Years of American Archaeology in the Middle East: Proceedings of the American Schools of Oriental Research Centennial Celebration, Washington DC, April 2000. 100 Years of American Archaeology in the Middle East, xvii, 448 p. Boston, MA: American Schools of Oriental Research, 2003. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/004741886.
McCollough, C. Thomas., Douglas R. Edwards, and Eric M. Meyers. The Archaeology of Difference: Gender, Ethnicity, Class and the “Other” in Antiquity: Studies in Honor of Eric M. Meyers. Annual of the American Schools of Oriental Research ;v. 60/61, xiii, 416 p. Boston, MA: American Schools of Oriental Research, 2007. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/005572982.
McCown, Chester Charlton, William Frederic Badè, Joseph. Wampler, American Schools of Oriental Research., and Calif.) Pacific School of Religion (Berkeley. Tell En-Nasbeh Excavated under the Direction of the Late William Frederic Badè. 2 v. Berkeley Calif.: The Palestine Institute of Pacific School of Religion and The American Schools of Oriental Research, 1947. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/001242444.
Meyers, Eric M., Gabriela. Bijovsky, and Carol L. Meyers. Excavations at Ancient Nabratein: Synagogue and Environs. Meiron Excavation Project ;v. 6, xx, 470 p. Winona Lake, Ind.: Published for the American Schools of Oriental Research by Eisenbrauns, 2009. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/006874738.
Moore, Charlotte B., and Cambridge Archaeology Seminar. Reconstructing Complex Societies: An Archaeological Colloquium Organized for the Cambridge Archaeology Seminar by Miranda C. Marvin, Lawrence E. Stager, Anita M. Walker. Supplement to the Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research ; No. 20, x, 170 p. Cambridge, Mass.: American Schools of Oriental Research], 1974. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/007106588.
Nakhai, Beth Alpert. Archaeology and the Religions of Canaan and Israel. ASOR Books ;v. 7, xii, 262 p. Boston, MA: American Schools of Oriental Research, 2001. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/004204641.
Nakhai, Beth Alpert, and William G. Dever. The Near East in the Southwest: Essays in Honor of William G. Dever. The Annual of the American Schools of Oriental Research ;v. 58, xiii, 184 p. Boston, MA: American Schools of Oriental Research, 2003. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/008567362.
Neugebauer, O., Albrecht Götze, Abraham Joseph Sachs, and American Schools of Oriental Research. Mathematical Cuneiform Texts. American Oriental Series.v. 29, x, 177 p. New Haven, Conn.: Pub. jointly by the American Oriental society and the American schools of Oriental research, 1945. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/000167366.
Orlinsky, Harry Meyer. An Indexed Bibliography of the Writings of William Foxwell Albright: Published in Honor of His Fiftieth Birthday by a Committee of His Former Students. xxii, 66 p. New Haven, Conn.: Distributed by the American Schools of Oriental Research, 1941. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/001180132.
Parker, S. Thomas. Romans and Saracens: A History of the Arabian Frontier. Dissertation Series / American Schools of Oriental Research ;no. 6, xiii, 247 p. Philadelphia, Pa. : Winona Lake, IN: American Schools of Oriental Research ; Distributed by Eisenbrauns, 1986. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/002897922.
Porada, Edith. Seal Impressions of Nuzi. American Schools of Oriental Research. Annual,v. 24, 1944-1945, viii, 138 p. New Haven: American Schools of Oriental Research, 1947. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/001963015.
Pritchard, James B., and American School of Oriental Research in Jerusalem. The Excavation at Herodian Jericho, 1951. The Annual of the American Schools of Oriental Research,v.32-33 for 1952-1954, xiii, 58 p. New Haven: American Schools of Oriental Research, 1958. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/006783247.
Chalcolithic Cyprus. 175 p. Malibu, Calif. : S.l.: J. Paul Getty Museum ; American Schools of Oriental Research, 1991. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/002635480.
Rast, Walter E., Albert E. Glock, American Schools of Oriental Research., and Mo.) Concordia Seminary (Saint Louis. Taanach I: Studies in the Iron Age Pottery. Excavation Reports, xvi, 283 p. Cambridge, MA: American Schools of Oriental Research, 1978. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/001825022.
Serwint, Nancy J., and Diane R. Bolger. Engendering Aphrodite: Women and Society in Ancient Cyprus. CAARI Monographs ;v. 3, xvi, 457 p. Boston, MA: American Schools of Oriental Research, 2002. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/004292977.
Smith, Joanna S. Views from Phlamoudhi, Cyprus. Annual of the American Schools of Oriental Research ;v. 63, xiii, 145 p. Boston, MA: American Schools of Oriental Research, 2008. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/006781129.
Speiser, E. A. Introduction to Hurrian. The Annual of the American Schools of Oriental Research ;vol. 20, xxx, 230 p. New Haven: Pub. by the American schools of Oriental research under the Jane Dows Nies publication fund, 1941. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/006040904.
Stieglitz, R. Raphael., and Ya’el D. Arnon. Tel Tanninim: Excavations at Krokodeilon Polis, 1996-1999. American Schools of Oriental Research Archeological Reports ;no. 10, xv, 255 p. Boston, Mass.: American Schools of Oriental Research, 2006. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/005404481.
Swiny, Stuart. The Earliest Prehistory of Cyprus: From Colonization to Exploitation. Cyprus American Archaeological Research Institute Monograph Series ;v. 2, xiv, 171 p. Boston, MA: American Schools of Oriental Research, 2001. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/004232160.
Urice, Stephen K., and American Schools of Oriental Research. Qasr Kharana in the Transjordan. xviii, 183 p. Durham, N.C.: American Schools of Oriental Research, 1987. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/006260735.
Walls, Neal H. Cult Image and Divine Representation in the Ancient Near East. American Schools of Oriental Research Books Series ;no. 10, xvii, 115 p. Boston, MA: American Schools of Oriental Research, 2005. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/005412012.
———. Desire, Discord, and Death: Approaches to Ancient Near Eastern Myth. ASOR Books ;v. 8, viii, 211 p. Boston: American Schools of Oriental Research, 2001. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/004204640.
White, L. Michael. Building God’s House in the Roman World: Architectural Adaptation among Pagans, Jews, and Christians. ASOR Library of Biblical and Near Eastern Archaeology, xv, 211 p. Baltimore, Md.: Published for the American Schools of Oriental Research by Johns Hopkins University Press, 1990. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/002063962.
Zeiger, Marion., Walter E. Rast, and American Schools of Oriental Research. Preliminary Reports of ASOR-Sponsored Excavations, 1982-89. Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research. Supplement,0003-097X ;no. 27, 154 p. Baltimore, Md.: Published by Johns Hopkins University Press for the American Schools of Oriental Research, 1991. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/002473991.
———. Preliminary Reports of ASOR-Sponsored Excavations, 1983-87. Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research. Supplement,0003-097X ;no. 26, 177 p. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press for the American Schools of Oriental Research, 1990. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/006040352.
———. Preliminary Reports of ASOR-Sponsored Excavations, 1983-87. Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research. Supplement,0003-097X ;no. 26, 177 p. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press for the American Schools of Oriental Research, 1990. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/001949959.
Zevit, Ziony. Matres Lectionis in Ancient Hebrew Epigraphs. Monograph Series - American Schools of Oriental Research ; No. 2, x, 43 p. Cambridge, Mass.: American Schools of Oriental Research, 1980. http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/000915346.