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Lieut.-Col. Claude R. Conder, LL.D.

Formerly Superintendent of the Survey of Palestine by Palestine Exploration Fund.

ANTONIA – The name given by Herod the Great to a fortress on the north side of the Temple at Jerusalem. It formed a projection on the northwest, so that it was not till it was destroyed that the Temple area became a square (Josephus, "B....
AQUEDUCTS IN PALESTINE – Palestine, in contradistinction to Egypt, was a land of natural waters rather than of irrigation (Deut. xi. 10, 11), and there can be little doubt that the aqueducts, like the roads of the country, were constructed mainly by the...