PUBLIC LECTURE - The best of frenemies: King Solomon and Hiram King of Tyre
Thu 26th March 2015
Barnard Castle School Main Hall 7.00 pm - The best of frenemies: King Solomon and Hiram King of Tyre - Dr. Mark Woolmer. It will be a good evening which Mark intends to make "fun" and illustrate.
Mark is a Lecturer in Ancient History. His main research interest is the social and political history of the Levant in the first millennium BC. He is the author of Ancient Phoenicia: An Introduction (Bristol Classical Press 2011) and was written articles on various aspects of the religion and history of Ancient Canaan and Phoenicia. He is currently in the early stages of a research project that seeks to explore information as a commodity in the ancient Near East. Taking as its focus the relationships between the cities of Canaan and the