Dr. Ronny Reich
Department of Archeology

Email: Ronny@research.Haifa.ac.il
Tel: 972-4-8249314
Fax: 972-4-8249342


Editor of the Catalogue of the Reuben and Edith Hecht Museum, University of Haifa.
 
 

Higher Education | Ph.D. Disseration | Scientific Offices & Activities outside of University
Translations into Hebrew in Print | Currently Active | Publications | In Press and Preparation

 
 


Higher Education

  • 1990 Ph.D., Hebrew University, Jerusalem.
  • 1970-1975 M.A., Hebrew University, Jerusalem; Archaeology.
  • 1990-1997 B.A., Hebrew University, Jerusalem; Archaeology, Geography.

Ph.D. Disseration

  • Title: "Miqwa'ot (Jewish Ritual Baths) in Eretz-Israel, in the Second Temple, Mishnah and Talmud Periods", supervised by Prof. N. Avigad and Prof. I.L. Levine.

Scientific Offices And Activities Outside The University

    Israel Antiquities Authority
  • Since 1994 Senior Archaeologist and special advisor to the Director.
  • 1989-1994 Director of Documentation (Archive, Library, Database).
  • 1988 District Archaeologist (Central District).
  • 1978-1988 Director of Scientific Archive.

    Israel Exploration Society
  • 1969-1978 Excavations in the Jewish Quarter, Jerusalem. Assistant to Prof. N.Avigad, Area supervisor and surveyor..
    Conducting Independent Archaeological Excavations: 1972 Five burial caves, Second Temple Period (with H.Geva).
  • 1979 Biq'at 'Uvda, Two Early Bronze Period Sites.
  • 1981 Ras et-Tawil (north of Jerusalem), Hellenistic farm house.
  • 1982 'Issawiyeh (north of Jerusalem), Miqweh of Second Temple Period.
  • 1986 Caesarea, part of the City's Byzantine Wall and Gate (with M.Peleg).
  • 1988 Palmahim Quarry, Early Bronze site.
  • 1989-1994 Major Excavation Project at the Mamilla Compound, Jerusalem, including Iron Age Tombs, Byzantine residential Area and Bathhouse, Aqueduct.

    Major Excavations in the following sites in Jerusalem
  • 1994-1996
    • Along western Temple Mount Wall (Robinson's Arch).
    • At the Dung Gate, Jerusalem.
    • At the Ophel road near Getsemane Junction, Jerusalem.
  • 1995-ongoing The City of David, Jerusalem.
  Currently active
  • since 1995: Professor of Archaeology, University of Haifa, Dept. of Archaeology. Since Oct. 2002 Head of Department
  • Excavations in Jerusalem:
    1995- 2004 in the City of David, Jerusalem
  • Former excavations and activities:
    1989-1992 at the Mamilla compound (off Jaffa Gate), Jerusalem
    1994-1996 at the Robinson’s Arch near the Temple Mount
    Excavations at the Dung Gate, Jerusalem.
    Excav. at Eastern Hulda Gate, Southern wall of Temple Mount.
  • 1978-2002 at the Israel Antiquities Authority, as:
    Director of Documentation (Archive, Library, Computer Database)
    District archaeologist (Central District)
    Field archaeologist
  • 1969 - 1978 Excavations at the Jewish Quarter Excavations, Jerusalem
    Assistent to Prof. N.Avigad
  • 2000 Awarded the Jerusalem Prize for Archaeology
  • Author of numerous articles on: Miqwa'ot (Jewish ritual baths); Ancient Jerusalem; neo-Assyrian architecture in the Land of Israel; Various aspects of daily life in the Second Tempole period.
  • Main hobby: translation into Hebrew of poetry, prose and treatises on Architecture.
Translations into Hebrew in Print
Plays and Poetry

Bertolt Brecht, Flüchlinggespräche, Shoken Publishing House, Tel-Aviv, 1996, 157 pp.

Christian Morgenstern (1871-1914), Galgenlieder, Karmel publishing house, Jerusalem, 2004.

Ancient architecture

Vitruvii, De Architectura, libri decem, Translation into Hebrew, appended with introduction, notes, illustrations and indices, Dvir Publishing House, Tel-Aviv, 1997, 326 pp..

Andrea Palladio, I Quattro Libri dell’Architettura, 1570, Translation into Hebrew, appended with introduction, annotations and indices. Zmora-Bitan-Dvir publishing House, 1999, Tel-Aviv, 411 pp.

Giacomo Barozzi da Vignola, Regola delli Cinque Ordini d’Architettura, Venezia, 1562; Translation into Hebrew, appended with introduction, notes and idices, Zmora-Bitan-Dvir Publishing House, Lod, 2001, 80 pp.

Ross King, Brunelleschi’s Dome, Zmora-Dvir Publishing House, Tel-Aviv, 2003, 184 pp..

Publications

(note: identical versions in different languages are gathered and given as a single entry set at the first date of publication)


1972
Five Burial Caves on Mount Scopus, Qadmoniot 19-20 (1972), pp. 110-111 (Hebrew) [By:
R.Reich & H.Geva]; Five Jewish Burial Caves on Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, in: Y.Yadin (ed.),
Jerusalem Revealed, Archaeology in the Holy City 1968-1974, Jerusalem 1976, pp. 67-
69 [with H. Geva]; Burial Caves on Mount Scopus, 'Atiqot (Hebrew series) 8 (1982), pp.
52-56, (Hebrew, with English summary on p. 6*)[with H.Geva].

1975
The Persian Building at Ayyelet ha-Shahar: The Assyrian Palace of Hazor? Israel
Exploration Journal 25 (1975) pp. 233-237.

1976
Five Jewish Burial caves on Mount Scopus, in: Y.Yadin (ed.), Jerusalem Revealed,
Archaeology in the Holy City 1968-1974, Jerusalem, 1976, pp. 67-69 [with H.Geva].

1977
The Istmus of Suez in the 18th century, in: M.Broshi (ed.), Between Hermon and Sinai -
Memorial to Amnon [Benyaminowitz]. Studies in the History, Archaeology and
Geography of Eretz-Israel, Private publication, Jerusalem, 1977, pp. 29-41 (Hebrew).

1979
Dur-Sharrukin (Khorsabad), Qadmoniot 45 (1979), pp. 2-11 (Hebrew).

1980
A Note on the Aramaic Inscription from Kh. Habra, 'Atiqot (English
series) 14 (1980), pp. 96-98.

Mishnah, Sheqalim 8:2 and the archaeological Evidence, in: A.Oppenheimer, U.Rappaport and
M.Stern (eds.), Jerusalem in the Second Temple Period, Abraham Schalit Memorial
Volume, Yad Ben-Zvi, Jerusalem, 1980, pp. 225-256 (Hebrew, with English summary on
p. XIV.

1981
On the Identification of the 'Sealed Karu of Egypt', Eretz-Israel 15 (Y.Aharoni Volume),
Jerusalem, 1981, pp. 283-287 (Hebrew, with English summary on pp. 84*-85*); The
Identification of the 'Sealed Karu of Egypt', Israel Exploration Journal 34 (1984),
pp. 32-38.

A Site near Ras Tawil, Hadashot Arkheologiyot, 76 (1981), p. 20 (Hebrew).


Archaeological Evidence of the Jewish Population at Hasmonean Gezer, Israel Exploration
Journal 31 (1981), pp. 48-52; Jewish Ritual Baths at Tel Gezer, Qadmoniot 58-59 (1982),
pp. 74-76 (Hebrew).

1982
A Decorated Roman Tomb near Ben-Shemen, 'Atiqot (Hebrew series), 8 (1982), pp. 16-21
(Hebrew, with English summary p. 2*-3*).

Archaeological sites in the City of Natanya, in: A.Shmueli and M.Brawer (eds.) Sefer Natanya,
1982, pp. 101-114 (Hebrew).


1984

A miqweh at 'Issawiya near Jerusalem, Israel Exploration Journal 34 (1984), pp. 220-223.

Domestic water Installations in Jerusalem of the Second Temple (= Early Roman) Period, in:
Leichtweiss Istitut fuer Wasserbau der t echnischen Universitaet Braunschweig,
Mitteilungen, Heft 82/1984,Papers of the Symposium on Historical Water Development
Projects in the Eastern Mediterranean, Jerusalem, 1983, pp. 1-13.


1985
The "Boundary of Gezer" - On the Jewish Settlement at Gezer in Hasmonaean Times, Eretz-
Israel 18 (1985), pp. 167-179 (Hebrew, with English summary on p. 71*).

On the First International congress for Biblical Archaeology in Eretz-Israel, Qadmoniot 18
(69-70) (1985), p. 54 (Hebrew).

Gezer Under Assyrian Rule, Palestine Exploration Quarterly 117 (1985), pp. 41-54 [with
B.Brandl].

A Samaritan Amulet from Nahariya, Revue Biblique 92 (1985), pp. 383-388; A Samaritan
Amulet from Kh. 'Eitayim near Nahariya, in: M.Yedaya (ed.), The Western Galilee
Antiquities, Tel-Aviv 1986, pp. 393-396 (Hebrew).



1986
Une eglise medievale dans le Quartier juif de Jerusalem, Revue Biblique 93 (1986), pp. 111-
114 [with D.Bahat].

Some Byzantine remains: A. A Chancel Screen from Horvat Sufa; B. A Figurative Mosaic from
Caesarea; C. A Chapel from Khirbet Umm Zaquma, 'Atiqot (English Series) 17 (1986), pp.
205-213.

Byzantine Jerusalem - The 'Nea' Church and the 'Cardo' and their contribution to the
topography of the city, The 17th International Byzantine Congress, Abstracts of Short
papers, Washington DC, 1986, pp. 287-288.

Mezad Hashavyahu, Excavations and Surveys in Israel, 5 (1986), pp. 68-69.

1987
"...From Gad Yawan to Shiloah" - On the History of the Gihon Spring in the Second Temple
Period, Eretz-Israel 19 ,1987, (M.Avi-Yonah Volume), pp. 330-333 (Hebrew, with English
summery on p. 83*).

To the History of the Rockefeller Museum in Jerusalem, in: Zeev Vilnay Festschrift, 2 Ariel
Publishing House, (1987), pp. 83-91 (Hebrew) [By: A.Sussmann & R.Reich].

Editing: The Architecture of Ancient Israel, from Prehistoric to the Persian Period,
Israel Exploration Society, H.Katzenstein, E. Netzer, A. Kempinski, R.Reich (eds.), Jerusalem,
1987 (Hebrew); A.Kempinski and R.Reich (eds.), Jerusalem, 1992 (English).

Building Materials and Architectural Elements in Ancient Israel, in: The Architecture of
Ancient Israel, from Prehistoric to Persian Periods, op. cit., Jerusalem 1987, pp. 1-15,
(Hebrew); Jerusalem, 1992, pp. 1-16 (English).

Palaces and Residences in the Iron age, in: The Architecture of Ancient Israel, op.cit., pp.
173-188 (Hebrew); Jerusalem, 1992, pp. 202-222 (English).

Glossary of Architectural Terms, in: The Architecture of Ancient Israel, op.cit., pp. 263-
269 (Hebrew); Jerusalem, 1992, pp. 311-322 [with H.Katzenstein].

The Iron Age: Introduction, in: The Architecture of Ancient Israel, Jerusalem 1992, pp.
191-192 [with A.Kempinski]

Four Notes on Jerusalem: I. The 'Gate' Discovered by Parker in the City of David; II. The date
of the Fortifications at the top of the Eastern Slope of the City of David; III. The first Discovery
of the earliest City Wall of Jerusalem; IV. The Date of the Construction of the Cardo, Israel
Eexploration Journal 37 (1987), pp. 158-167; The Date of the Construction of the Cardo
Archaeologia 2 (1989), pp. 52-54 (Hebrew).

The Archaeologist's Dilemma: On Some aspects of Archaeology as a 'Destructive' Scientific
Discipline, in: International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS), 8th General
assembly and International Symposium "Old Cultures in New Worlds", Washington
DC, 1987, Symposium Papers, Vol. II, pp. 1009-1015.

Synagogue and Ritual Bath During the Second Temple and the Period of the Mishna and
Talmud, in: Synagogues in Antiquity, A.Kasher, A.Oppenheimer and U. Rappaport (eds.),
Yad Ben-Zvi, Jerusalem, 1987, pp. 205-212 (Hebrew, English summary on pp. XIII-XIV);
The Synagogue and the miqweh in Eretz-Israel in the Second Temple, Mishnaic and Talmudic
Periods, in: D.Urman and P.V.M.Flesher (eds.), Ancient Synagogues, Historical Analysis
and Archaeological Discoveries, Brill, Leiden, 1995, pp. 289-297.


1988
A Note on Samaritan Ritual Baths, in: D.Jacoby and Y. Tsafrir (eds.), Jews, Samaritans and
Christians in Byzantine Palestine, Yad Ben-Zvi, Jerusalem, 1988, pp. 242-244 (Hebrew).

Tiberias City- Plan in the Roman-Byzantine Period, in: Y.Hirscfeld (ed.), Tiberias - From its
Establishment until the Arab Conquest, Yad Ben-Zvi Jerusalem, 1988, pp. 111-118
(Hebrew) [with Y.Hirschfeld].

The Hot Bath-House (balneum), the Miqweh and the Jewish Community in the second Temple
Period, Journal of Jewish Studies 39/1 (1988), pp. 102-107; The Hot Bathhouse and the
Jewish Community in the Early Roman Period (the Second Temple Period), in: A.Kasher, G.
Fuchs and U.Rappaport (eds.), Greece and Rome in Eretz-Israel, Yad Ben-Zvi, Jerusalem,
1989, pp. 207-211 (Hebrew).

The Miqweh (Jewish Ritual Bath) and the Hellenistic World, in: Resumees, XIII
Internationaler Kongress fuer Klassische Archaeologie, Berlin, 1988, p. 274

Palmahim, Early Bronze Age I Site, Excvations and Surveys in Israel, 7-8 (1988-89), p.
144.

1989
A Third Season of Excavations at Mezad Hashavyahu, Eretz-Israel 20 (1989) (Y.Yadin
Volume), pp. 228-232 (Hebrew, with English summary on p. 203*).

A Note on the Roman Mosaic from Magdala on the Shore of the Sea of Galilee, Qadmoniot
85-86 (1989), pp. 43-44 (Hebrew); A Note on the Roman Mosaic at Magdala on the Sea of
Galilee, Liber Annuus 41 (1991), pp. 455-458.

A Samaritan Ring from Apollonia, in: I.Roll and E.Ayalon, Apollonia and Southern Sharon,
Hakibbutz ha-Meuhad & the Israel Exploration Society, Tel-Aviv, 1989, pp. 269-271
(Hebrew).

Two possible Miqwa'ot on the Temple Mount, Israel Exploration Journal 39 (1989),
pp. 63 - 65; in: E.Schiller (ed.), The Temple Mount and its Sites, Ariel
64-65 (1989), pp. 182-183.


1990
Two Sites in Biq'at 'Uvda, 'Atiqot (Hebrew series), 10 (1990), pp. 13-19 (Hebrew, with
English summary on p. 2*-3*).

The "Boundary of Gezer" Inscriptions again, Israel Exploration Journal 40 (1990), pp. 44-
46.


1991
A Tomb from the Roman Period near Khirbet Farwa, in: Z.Ehrlich (ed.), Shomron and
Benjamin, Studies in Historical Geography, Jerusalem, 1991, pp. 214-226 (Hebrew).

The Tombs of the Maccabees - the First controversy on the interpretation of finds discovered in
an archaeological excavation in Eretz-Israel, Teva Va-'Aretz (Nature and Land), Nov. 1991,
pp. 27-29 (Hebrew).

Ossuary inscriptions from the Caiaphas Tomb, Jerusalem Perspective, 4/4-5 (1991), pp. 13-
22; Ossuary Inscriptions from the 'Caiaphas Tomb', 'Atiqot 21 (1992) pp. 72-77; Ossuary
Inscriptions of the Caiaphas Family from Jerusalem, in: H. Geva (ed.), Ancient Jerusalem
Revealed, Jerusalem, 1994, pp. 223-225; Qadmoniot 99-100 (1993), pp. 114-115
(Hebrew).

Jerusalem, Mamilla Area, Excavations and Surveys in Israel, 10 (1991), pp. 24-25 [co-au
E.Shukrun and Y. Bilig].


1992
Milestones in the Developement of the Archaeological Method in Eretz-Israel in the Years 1890-1920, Archeologia 3 (1992), pp.9-16 (Hebrew).

Can Material Culture Characterize Ethnical Identity? Test Case: The Jewish Culture, The 18th
archaeological Conference in Israel, Tel-Aviv, 1992, p.15. (Hebrew).

The New Encyclopedia of Archaeological Excavations in the Holy Land, E. Stern (ed.),
Israel Exploration Society, Jerusalem, 1992, s.v.: Umm el-Biyara, Tawilan, Buseira, Rabbat
Ammon (part), Tell Abu Salima (Sheikh Zweid) (Hebrew); Jerusalem, ///// (English).

The Beth-Zur Citadel II - a Persian residency? Tel-Aviv 19/1 (1992), pp.113-123; Eretz-
Israel 23 (1992), pp. 247-252.

Excavations of a Segment of the Byzantine City Wall of Caesarea Maritima, 'Atiqot 21 (1992),
pp. 137-170 [co-au M. Peleg].

The Hebrew Episode in the Typography of Eric Gill, in: Gutenberg Jahrbuch, 1992, pp. 305-
308 [with A. Sussmann]; Hebrew Characters Fashioned by Eric Gill, Cathedra 95 (2000), pp.
173-177, (with A. Sussmann) (Hebrew) .

Exhibition: Juedische Lebenswelten, Berliner Festspiele, Berlin Jan.-Apr. 1992, Martin Catalogue: Zur Geschichte des juedischen Volkes in :Gropius Bau, curatoring Exhibition Hall1 der Antike, Katalog, pp. 1-2, 43-58.


1993
The Archaeological Display in the Museum and its Relation to Rights and Obligations which
emerge from the Law of Antiquities, in: A.Zemer (ed.) The Museum and Copyrights,
Published by ICOM/Israel, Haifa, 1993, pp. 33-37 (Hebrew).

The Bet Yerah 'Synagogue' Reconsidered, 'Atiqot 22 (1993), pp. 137-144.

A Companion to Samaritan Studies (eds. A.D.Crown, R.Pummer & A.Tal), J.C.B.Mohr
(Paul Siebeck), Tuebingen, 1993, s.v.: Khirbet Kusiya; Nahariya; Natanya; Yavneh.

The Israel Antiquities Authority, in: Biblical Archaeology Today, 1990, Proceedings of the
Second International Congress on Biblical Archaeology, Jerusalem, Jerusalem, 1993, pp. 27-
30.

Jerusalem, Mamilla (1), Excavations and Surveys in Israel, 12 (1993), pp. 59-61 [with
E.Shukron and Y. Billig].

Tombs from the second Temple Period and thier contribution to the Study of the Jerusalem
Cemeteries, The 19th Archaeological Conference in Israel, Jerusalem, 1993, p. 38,
(Hebrew).


1994
Skyline - Archaeology, (Airphotographs of Antiquity Sites in Israel), Israel Antiquities
Authority, Tel-Aviv, 1994 [with D.Tal and M.Haramati].

The Ancient Burial Ground in the Mamilla Neighbourhood, Jerusalem, in: Ancient Jerusalem
Revealed, (ed. H.Geva), Jerusalem, 1994, pp. 223-225.

Two Samaritan Rings from Gelilot (el-Jalil) near Herzliya, 'Atiqot 25 (1994), pp. 228-233.

The Plan of the Samaritan Synagogue at Sha'alvim, Israel Exploration Journal 44 (1994),
pp. 228-233.

The Dead Sea Scrolls Revealed, A popular of the story in CD-ROM format, Published by
the Israel Antiquities Authority, Pixel Multimedia & A.Witkinversion Associates, 1994.



1995
Invitation to Archaeology, Zmora-Bitan-Dvir Publishing House, Tel-Aviv 1995, 254 Pp.
(Hebrew).

Two Greek Burial Inscriptions from Lod (Lydda), 'Atiqot 25 (1994), pp. 47*-49* (Hebrew,
with English summary on p. 190).

In Memoriam: Aaron Kempinski, Qadmoniot , 107-108 (1995), p. 144.

Book Review: Y. Ne'eman, Sepphoris in the Second Temple, Mishnah and Talmud
Periods, Jerusalem, 1994, in: Qadmoniot 109 (1995) (Hebrew).


A Note on the Function of Room 30 (the 'Scriptorium') at Kh. Qumran, Journal of Jewish
Studies, 46/1-2, (1995), pp. 157-160.

The Synagogue and the Miqweh in Eretz-Israel in the Second Temple, Mishnaic and Talmudic
Periods in: Ancient Synagogues, Historical Analysis and Archaeological Discovery,
(eds. D.Urman & P.V.M.Flesher), Brill, Leiden, 1995, pp. 289-297.

Book Review: K.Bieberstein and H.Bloedhorn, Jerusalem, Grundzüge der Baugeschichte
vom Chalkolithikum bis zur Frühzeit der osmanischen Herrschaft. Wiesbaden, Reichert
1994. 3 vols., pp. 239, 456 and 554, in: Byzantinischen Zeitschrift, Bd. 88, Heft 2, 1995,
pp. 458-459 (Review); Qadmoniot 111 (1996), pp. 62-63 (Hebrew).

Jerusalem, Mamilla, Excavations and Surveys in Israel, 14 (1995), pp. 92 - 96 [co-au E.
Shukron].

Synagogues Antiques, in: G. Sed-Rajna, L'Art Juif, Citadelles & Mazenod, Paris, 1995, pp.
537-552.

The Archaeology of Jerusalem in the Hasmonaean Period, in: D.Amit and H.Eshel (eds.), In the
Days of the Hasmonaeans, Yad Ben-Zvi Jerusalem, 1995, pp. 219-230 (Hebrew).

Spinning at Masada, based on the study of spindle whorls discovered at Masada, The 21st
Archaeological Conference in Israel, Jerusalem, 1995, p. 36 (Hebrew).

Jerusalem, Mamilla, Excavations and surveys in Israel, 14 (1995), pp. 92-96 [with
E.Shukron].

1996
Translation from German to Hebrew of: Bertolt Brecht, Fluechtlingsgespraeche, Schocken
Publishing House, Tel-Aviv, 1996, 157 pp.

A Roman-Byzantine Nymphaeum at 'En Shoqeq, west of Bet She'an, 'Atiqot 28 (1996), pp. 9
*-12* (Hebrew, with English summary on p.196.

A Note on the Relative Chronology of Buildings A and B at Tell Jemmeh, Eretz-Israel 25 (J.Aviram Volume), Jerusalem, 1996, pp. 264-267 (Hebrew, with English summary on p. 98*).

A Hellenistic Statue of Daedalus and Icarus Discovered in Philadelphia / Amman, Qadmoniot 111 (1996), pp. 39-43 (Hebrew).

Renewed Excavations at the Western Wall near the 'Robinson's Arch', The 22nd Archaeological Conference in Israel, 1996, pp. 6-7. (Hebrew).

Book Review: Mordechai Gihon, En Boqeq - Ausgrabungen in einer Oase am Toten Meer, I, Mainz, Philipp von Zabern, 1993. 465 pp.; 41. figs.; 61 pls.; 19 plans. in: Qadmoniot 111 (1996), p. 62 (Hebrew).

"God Knows their Names", Mass Christian Grave Revealed in Jerusalem, Biblical Archaeological Review 22/2 (1996), pp. 26-33, 60.

Au retour de l’exil, in: Abdelwahab Meddeb (ed.), Multiple Jerusalem (=Dedale Nos. 3-4)(1996),
pp. 263-268.

1997
Translation into Hebrew with introduction, anotations, indices and illustartions of: Vitruvii, De Architectura, libri decem, Zmora-Bitan-Dvir Publishing House, Tel-Aviv, 1997, 326 Pp.

New Excavations in the City of David, in: New Studies on Jerusalem, Proceedings of the Third Conference, Bar-Ilan University, Ramat-Gan, 1997, pp. 3-8 (Hebrew) (with E. Shukron).

A New Explanation Regarding the Inscription “Your Heart shall rejoice ...” on the western Wall, in: E. Baruch (ed.), New Studies on Jerusalem, Proceedings of the Third Conference, Bar-Ilan University, Ramat-Gan, 1997, pp. 18-24 (Hebrew) (with Y. Billig).

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East, ed. E.M.Meyers, Oxford University Press, New York, 1997, s.v.: Avi-Yonah, M., Dunayevsky, I., Mezad Hashavyahu, Ritual Baths, Yeivin, S..

Book Review: E.M.Meyers (ed.) The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East, I-V, New York, Oxford University Press, 1997, in: Qadmoniot 113 (1997), pp. 61-63.

Jerusalem, “Robinson’s Arch”, Excavations and Surveys in Israel, 16 (1997), pp. 108-109 [with Y. Billig].

Miqwa’ot (Ritual Baths) at Qumran, Qadmoniot, (editor of this issue: M.Broshi), 114 (1997), pp. 125-128 (Hebrew).

1998
Jerusalem, A Guide to the Archaeological Park, Published by the Israel Antiquities Authorities and the Y.Ben-Zvi Institute, Jerusalem, 1998, (with G. Avni and T. Winter) (Hebrew); updated English version, Jerusalem 1999 (with G.Avni and T. Winter).

Editing of: A: Y. Meshorer, Ancient Means of Exchange, Weights and Coins, The Reuben and edith Hecht Museum Collection, A, (R.Reich, ed.), Haifa University, 1998, 199 pp., (Hebrew and English).

Excavations along the Western Wall of the Temple Mount, near Robinson’s Arch, in: Y.Eshel (ed.), Judea and Samaria Research Studies, proceedings of the Seventh Annual Meeting, 1997, The research Instituite, The College of Judea and Samaria, Kedumim-Ariel, 1998, pp. X (English summary), 41-44 (Hebrew)( by: Y.Billig & R.Reich).

The Tunnel System and Excavations Adjacent to the Gihon Spring, in: E.Baruch (ed.), New Studies on Jerusalem, Proceedings of the Fourth Conference, Bar-Ilan University, Ramat-Gan, 1998, pp. 5-13 (Hebrew) (with E. Shukron).

A Wall from the End of the First Temple Period in the eastern Part of the City of David, in: E.Baruch (ed.), New Studies on Jerusalem, Proceedings of the Fourth Conference, Bar-Ilan University, Ramt-Gan, 1998, pp. 14-16 (Hebrew) (with E. Shukron).

Jerusalem, the Golden Gate, Excavations and Surveys in Israel, 18 (1998), p. 87 [with E. Shukron].

Jerusalem, Robinson’s Arch. The Archaeological Park of the Second Temple period, Excavations and Surveys in Israel, 18 (1998), pp. 88-90 [with Y.Billig].

Jerusalem, the City of David, Excavations and Surveys in Israel, 18 (1998), pp. 91-92 [with E. Shukron].

Jerusalem, Gihon Spring, Hadashot Arkheologiyot, 108 (1998), pp. 136-137 [with E.Shukron], (Hebrew); Jerusalem, the Gihon Spring, Excavations and Surveys in Israel, 20 (2000), pp. 99*-100*, [with E. Shukron].

Jerusalem, Robinson’s Arch, Hadashot Arkheologiyot, 108 (1998), p. 180 [with Y.Billig], (Hebrew); Jerusalem, Robinson’s Arch, Excavations and Surveys in Israel, 20 (2000), p. 135*, [with Y. Billig].

The Miqweh (Ritual Bath), in: G.Edelstein, I. Milevski and S. Aurant, Villages, Terraces and Stone Mounds, Excavations At Manahat, Jerusalem, 1987-1989, (=IAA Reports, No. 3), Jerusalem, 1998, pp. 122-124.

Book Review: N. Avigad, Corpus of West Semitic Stam Seals, revised and completed by B. Sass. The Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities, The Israel Exploration Society, The Institute of Archaeology of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1997. 640 pp. Qadmoniot 115 (1998), p. 70 (Hebrew).


1999
Translation into Hebrew with introduction, anotations and indices, of: Quattro libri dell’Architettura, 1570. Zmora-Bitan-Dvir Publishing House, Tel-Aviv 1999, 411 Pp.

Excavations near the Temple Mount and Robinson’s Arch, 1994-1996, Qadmoniot 32/1 (117) (1999), pp. 31-40 (Hebrew) (with Y. Billig); Excavations Near the Temple Mount and Robinson’s Arch, 1994-1996; Appenix: A Group of Theater Seats from Jerusalem,
in: H.Geva (editor), Ancient Jerusalem Revealed, reprinted and expanded edition, Jerusalem, 2000, pp. 340-352; Theater-Seats from the Excavations near the Temple Mount, in: A.Faust & E.Baruch (eds.), New Studies on Jerusalem, Proceedings of the Fifth Conference, Bar-Ilan University, Ramat-Gan, 1999, pp. 37-42 (Hebrew).

The Written Word and the Broken Pottery Sherd, Galileo, 32, 1999, pp. 62-67 (Hebrew).

The Area to the East of the Temple Mount in Jerusalem during the Second Temple, Roman and Byzantine Periods, in: New Studies on Jerusalem, Ramat-Gan, 1999, pp. 113-116 (Hebrew) (with E.Shukrun)

Renewed Excavations at the Ummayad Building III, in: New Studies on Jerusalem, Ramat-Gan, 1999, pp. 128-140 (Hebrew) (with R.Reich).

Jerusalem, Gihon Spring, Hadashot Arkheologiyot, Excavations and Surveys in Israel, 109 (1999), pp. 77*-78* (Hebrew version on pp. 116-118) [with E. Shukron].


Book Review: M.Fisher, B.Isaac and I.Roll, Roman Roads in Judaea, II: The Jaffa-Jerusalem Roads (=BAR International Series 628), Oxford 1996, 434 pp., 106 pls. 4 diagrams, 1 map, in Qadmoniot 117 (1999), p. 54.

Light at the End of the Tunnel, Biblical Archaeology Review, 25/1, 1999, pp. 22-33, 72 (with E. Shukron).

What Can we Make of these Fragments? Excavation at ‘Mamilla’ Cave, Byzantine Period, Jerusalem, International Journal of Osteoarchaeology 9 (1999), pp. 29-38 [co-au Y. Naggar, C. Taitz].

Un Sceau mesopotamien a Jerusalem, Le Monde de la Bible, 122/October 1999, p. 16 (co-au T.Ornan); In Jerusalem gefunden ein mesopotamisches Rollsiegel, Welt und Umwelt der Biebel, 16/2 (2000), p. 12 (with T.Ornan).

Jerusalem, the Ophel Road, Hadashot Arkheologiyot, 107 (1997), pp. 85-86, (Hebrew); Excavations and Surveys in Israel 19 (1999), pp. 59*-60*, [with E.Shukron].

Jerusalem, Gihon Spring, Hadashot Arkheologiyot, Excavations and Surveys in Israel 109 (1999), pp. 77*-78* [with E. Shukron].

Jerusalem, Gihon Spring, Hadashot Arkheologiyot, Excavations and Surveys in Israel, 110 (1999), pp. 63*-64* (with E.Shukron).

The Tunnel of Eupalinos in Samos, Qadmoniot 118 (1999), pp. 115-119 (Hebrew).

Jerusalem, the Gihon Spring, Hadashot Arkheologiyot, 107 (1997), pp. 86-87, (Hebrew); Excavations and Surveys in Israel, 19 (1999), pp. 60*-61* [with E. Shukron].



2000
Editing of: N.Avigad, M. Heltzer and A.Lemaire, West Semitic Seals, Eighth-Sixth Centuries BCE, The Reuben and edith Hecht Museum Collection, B, (R.Reich, ed.), Haifa University, 2000, 179 pp. (English and Hebrew).

The Topography and Archaeology of Jerusalem in the First Temple Period, in: A. Ahituv and A.Mazar (eds.), The History of Jerusalem, The Biblical period, Ben-Zvi Institute, Jerusalem, 2000, pp. 93-130 (Hebrew).

Measuring Tools in the Service of Architects and Masons in Antiquity, in: Measuring and Weighing in Ancient Times, Exhibition Catalogue, The R. Hecht Museum, University of Haifa, 2000, pp. 61*-67* (with Hebrew version on pp. 93-100.

Air Photography in the Service of Archaeological Research in Eretz-Israel - a General Survey, in: B.Z.Qedar and A. Danin (eds.), Remote Sensing, The Use of Aerial Photographs and Satellite Images in Israel Studies, Yad Ben-Zvi Press, Jerusalem, 2000, pp. 119-129 (Hebrew).

Book Review: W.G.Dever, Gezer - A Crossroad in Ancient Israel, Hakibbutz Hameuchad Publishing House, Israel Exploration Society, Israel Antiquities Authority, Twl-Aviv 1998, 203 pp.; in: Qadmoniot 118 (1999) pp. 121-122 (Hebrew).

Book Review: Eretz-Israel 26 (Frank M. Cross Volume), Israel exploration Society, Jerusalem 1999, 191 pp. in Hebrew; 238 pp. in English. In: Qadmoniot 118 (2000), p. 122 (Hebrew).

City-walls and water Channels from the Middle Bronze II and Late Iron Age in the City of David - New Evidence from the 2000 Season, in: A.Faust & E.Baruch (eds.), New Studies on Jerusalem, Ramat-Gan, 2000, pp. 5-8 (Hebrew, English abstract onp. 5*) (with E.Shukron).

Channel 25, its Date, and its Relations to Other Waterworks in the City of David, in: A.Faust & E.Baruch (eds.), New Studies on Jerusalem, Ramat-Gan, 2000, pp. 9-12, (Hebrew, English abstract on p. 5*) (with E.Shukron).

Jerusalem, Gihon Spring, Hadashot Arkheologiyot, Excavations and Surveys in Israel, 110 (1999), pp. 63*-64* (Hebrew version on pp. 82-83) [with E.Shukron].

Hellenistic to Medieval Strata 6-1 [Area A], in: H.Geva (ed.) Jewish Quarter Excavations in the Old City of Jerusalem, Conducted by Nahman Avigad, 1969-1982, Vol. I: Architecture and Stratigraphy: Areas A, W, X-2, Final Report, Jerusalem 2000, pp. 83-110.

Miqwa’ot at Khirbet Qumran and the Jerusalem Connection, in: L.H.Schiffman, E.Tov and J.C.VanderKam (eds.), The Dead Sea Scrolls, Fifty Years After their Discovery, Proceedings of the Jerusalem Congress, 1997, Jerusalem 2000, pp. 728-731.

The Excavations at the Gihon Spring and Warren’s shaft System in the City of David, in: H.Geva (editor), Ancient Jerusalem Revealed, reprinted and expanded edition, Jerusalem, 2000, pp. 327-339; New Excavations on the Eastern Slope of the City of David, Qadmoniot 122 (2001), pp. 78-87 (Hebrew) (Eith E. Shukron).

The System of Rock-Cut Tunnels near Gihon in Jerusalem, Revue Biblique, 107/1, 2000, pp. 5-17 (co-au E.Shukron).

A Group of Theatre Seats Discovered near the South-Western Corner of the Temple Mount, IEJ 50 (2000), pp. 175-184 (co-au Y.Billig); A Group of Theater Seats from Jerusalem, Qadmoniot 122 (2001), pp. 88-92 (R.Reich and Y.Billig, Hebrew).

Measuring Tools in the service of Architects and Masons in antiquity, in: Measuring and Weighing in Ancient Times, Exhibition Catalogue, The Hecht Museum, University of Haifa, 2000, pp. 61*-67*.

L.Schiffman and J.VanderKam (eds.), Encyclopedia of the Dead sea Scrolls, Oxford University Press, 2000, s.v.: Miqva’ot; Israel Antiquities Authority.

Book Review: J.M.Russel, Sennacherib’s Palace Without a Rival at Nineveh, The University of Chicago Press, Chicago-London, 1991, 342 pp. In: IEJ 50 (2000), pp. 274-276. (Review).

Jerusalem, The Gihon Spring, Excavations and Surveys in Israel, 20 (2000), pp. 99*-100* (co-au E.Shukron).

Jerusalem, Robinson’s Arch, Excavations and Surveys in Israel, 20 (2000), p. 135* (co-au Y.Billig).

Jerusalem, the Ophel, Hadashot Arkheologiyot, Excavations and Surveys in Israel, 112 (2000), pp. 80*-81* (with Y.Barukh).

Jerusalem, City of David, Hadashot Arkheologiyot, Excavations and Surveys in Israel, 112 (2000), pp. 82*-83* (with E.Shukron).


2001
Translation into Hebrew with introduction, anotations and indices of: Gacomo Barozzi da Vignola, Regola delli Cinque Ordini d’Architettura, Venetia 1562; Zmora-Bitan-Dvir publishing House,
80 pp.

Recent Achievements of Archaeology from the Hellenistic to the Byzantine Periods, Cathedra, Ben Zvi Institute, Jerusalem (2001), pp. 183-198 (Hebrew).

The Western Extramural Quarter of Byzantine Jerusalem, in: Y.Eshel (ed.), Judea and Samaria Research Studies, proceedings of the Seventh Annual Meeting, 2000, The Research Instituite, The College of Judea and Samaria, Kedumim-Ariel, 2001, pp. XX-XXI (English summary), 147-152 (Hebrew)( with E.Shukron); The Western Extramural Quarter of Byzantine Jerusalem, in: in: M.E.Stone, R.R.Ervine and N.Stone (eds.), Armenians in Jerusalem and the Holy Land, (= Hebrew University Armenian Studies 4), Jerusalem 2002, pp. 195-203 (with E.Shukron).

Bathhouses in Byzantine Jerusalem, in: A.Faust & E.Baruch (eds.), New Studies on Jerusalem, Ramat-Gan, 2001, pp. 169-191, (Hebrew, English abstract onp. 13*) (by. Y.Baruch & R.Reich).

The Rockefeller Museum in Jerusalem and the “Monkey War”, Journal of The Israel Prehistoric Society 31 (2001), 219-226.

Women and Men at Masada, Some anthropological observations based on the small finds (coins, spindles), Zeitschrift des Deutschen Palaestina Vereins 117 (2001), 149-162.

Second Temple Period Finds From New Excavations at the Ophel, South of the Temple Mount, Qadmoniot 122 (2001), pp. 88-93 (with Y.Baruch), (Hebrew).

Jerusalem, City of David, Hadashot Arkheologiyot, Excavations and Surveys in Israel, 113 (2001), pp. 81*-82* (with E.Shukron).

Interactive on-line Model of the Jerusalem Temple Mount and Vicinity, for the Davidson Exhibition and Virtual Reconstruction Center, Jerusalem [with L. Snyder and the Urban Simulation Team, UCLA], 2001.


2002
The Beauty and the King? An Interpretation of Song of Songs 7: 6, in: S.Yefet (ed.), Shnaton An Annual for Biblical and Ancient Near Eastern Studies, XIII, 2002, pp. 173-174 (Hebrew, with English Summary on p. XIV).

The Virtual Model at the Davidson Center near the Temple Mount and the Reconstruction of the Royal Stoa, Qadmoniot 123 (2002), pp. 48-52 (Hebrew).

The International Archaeological Excavation Project at the City of David during the British Mandate, Qadmoniot 123 (2002), pp. 53-57 (Hebrew).

Samaritan Amulets from the Late Roman and Byzantine Periods, in: E.Stern and H.Eshel (eds.), The Samaritans, Yad Ben-Zvi, Jerusalem, 2002, pp. 289-309 (Hebrew).

Reconsidering the Karstic Theory as an Explanation for the Cutting of Hezekiah’s Tunnel in Jerusalem, Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Reasearch 325 (2002), pp. 75-80.(co-au E. Shukron).

“Call me Ishmael” – An Inscribed Ossuary from Jerusalem, in: S.Ahituv and E.D.Oren (eds.), Aaron Kempinski Memorial Volume (= Beer Sheva), Ben Gurion University: Beer Sheva, 2002, pp. 341-343. (co-au R.Abu-Raya).

They Are Ritual Baths, Biblical archaeology Review, 28/2, 2002, pp. 50-55.

Another “Boundary of Gezer” Inscription found Recently, Israel Exploration Journal 52 (2002), pp. 58-63, [with Z. Greenhut].

New Discoveries in the City of David Excavations, Jerusalem, in: E.Baruch & A.Faust (eds.), New Studies on Jerusalem, Ramat-Gan, 8, 2002, pp. 15-20, (Hebrew, English abstract on p. 5*-6*) (by. Y.Baruch & R.Reich).

The Ummayad Buildings near the Temple Mount – a Re-examination, in: E. Baruch & A. Faust (eds.), New Studies on Jerusalem, Ramat-Gan,, 2002, pp. 117-132, (Hebrew, English abstract onp. 15*-16*) (by. Y.Baruch & R.Reich).

Jerusalem, City of David, Hadashot Arkheologiyot, Excavations and Surveys in Israel, 114 (2002), pp. 77*78* (R.Reich & E.Shukron).

Channel II in the City of David, Jerusalem: Some of its Technical Features and their Chronology, in: C. Ohlig, Y.Peleg and T.Tsuk, Cura Aquarum in Israel, Proceedings of the 11th InternationalConference on the History of Water Management and Hydraulic Engineering in the Mediterranean Region, Israel, May 2001, Sieburg, 2002, pp. 1-6 (with E.Shukron).

Book Review: D.T.Ariel (ed.), Excavations at the City of David, 1978-1985, Directed by Yigal Shiloh, Vol. VI, Inscriptions (Qedem 41), The Institute of Archaeology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem 2000, 194 pp.; Qadmoniot 123 (2002), p. 60 (Hebrew).


2003
Notes on the Gezer Water System, Palestine Expoloration Quarterly, 135, 1 (2003), 20-27 (with E. Shukron).

Notes on the Gezer Water System, Eretz Israel 27 (2003), 212-217 (Hebrew, with English summary on p. 291* (with E. Shukron).

Local Seal Impressions of the Hellenistic Period, in: H.Geva, Jewish Quarter Excavations in the Old City of Jerusalem, II, The Finds from Areas A, W and X-2, Final Report, Jerusalem 2003, pp. 256-262.

Stone Vessels, Weights and Architectural Fragments, in: H.Geva, Jewish Quarter Excavations in the Old City of Jerusalem, II, The Finds from Areas A, W and X-2, Final Report, Jerusalem 2003, pp. 263-291.

Fragments of Clay Stoves: H.Geva, Jewish Quarter Excavations in the Old City of Jerusalem, II, The Finds from Areas A, W and X-2, Final Report, Jerusalem 2003, pp. 292-295.

Various Inscribed Pottery Sherds, in: : H.Geva, Jewish Quarter Excavations in the Old City of Jerusalem, II, The Finds from Areas A, W and X-2, Final Report, Jerusalem 2003, pp. 450-452.

Book Review: Y.Magen, The Stone Vessel Industry in the Second Temple Period, Excavations at Hizma and Jerusalem Temple Mount, Israel Exploration Society, Israel Antiquities Authority and Staff Officer of Archaeology – Civil Administration of Judea and Samaria, Jerusalem 2002, 186 pp. 16 color plates. Qadmoniot 125 (2003), p. 60 (Hebrew).

The Stratigraphic Relationship between Palaces 1369 and 1052 (Stratum III) at Megiddo, BASOR 331 (2003), pp. 39-44.

On the Assyrian Presence at Ramat Rahel, Tel-Aviv 30/1 (2003), pp. 124-129.

The Jerusalem City-Dump in the Late Second Temple Period, ZDPV, 119/1 (2003), pp. 12-18. (with E.Shukron).

Jerusalem, City of David, , Hadashot Arkheologiyot, Excavations and Surveys in Israel, 115 (2003), pp. 51*-53* (R.Reich & E. Shukron).

The Urban Development of Jerusalem in the Late 8th Century BCE, in: A. G. Vaughn & A. E. Killebrew (eds.), Jerusalem in Bible and Archaeology, The First Temple period, Society of Biblical Literature, Atlanta, 2003, pp. 209-218 [with E.Shukron].

Translation into Hebrew: Ross King, Brunelleschi’s Dome, The Story of the Great Cathedral in Florence, Dvir Publishing House, Tel-Aviv, 2003, 184 p.

Another Flavian Latin Inscription from the Excavations near the Temple Mount, Jerusalem, 'Atiqot, Israel Antiquities Asuthority, 44 (2003), 243-247, [with Y.Billig]..

A response to E.Baruch and Y.Peleg concerning the reconstruction of the Herodian Royal Stoa, in: E.Baruch, U. Leibner & A. Faust (eds.), New Studies on Jerusalem, Bar Ilan University, Ramat-Gan,9 (2003), pp. 45-52 (Hebrew, with English summary on p. 31*.

Some notes on the Eastern Cardo of Jerusalem, , in: E.Baruch, U. Leibner & A. Faust (eds.), New Studies on Jerusalem, Bar Ilan University, Ramat-Gan,9 (2003), pp. 147-160 (Hebrew), by Y. Baruch and R.Reich.

Cooking and Baking at Masada, ZDPV 119/2 (2003), 140-158



2004
Urban Development of Jerusalem in the Late 8th Century BCE, in: Y.Bar-Gal, N. Kliot & A. Peled (eds.), Erets-Israel Studies – Aviel Ron Book, University of Haifa, 2004, pp. 41-46 (Hebew) [with E. Shukron].

The History of the Gihon Spring in Jerusalem, Levant 36 '2004', PP. 211-223.

R. Reich, The City of David, Revisiting Early Excavations, Notes and Comments on the English Translation of Reports by R. Weill and L.-H. Vincent, H. Shanks (ed.), Biblical Archaeology Society, Washington D.C., 2004, 262 pp

 
 
 
  In Press and Preparation
Ostracons from the Second Temple Period from Pisgat Ze’ev, north of Jerusalem, Atiqot, Israel Antiquities Authority, A. Sussmann (ed.).

Miqwa'ot (Jewish Ritual Baths) in Eretz-Israel in the Second Temple and the Mishnah and Talmud Periods, Ben-Zvi Institute, Jerusalem (in preparation)

Field Archaeology – From Theory to Practice, A Companion to Field Work, Israel Antiquities Authority [with A.Gilboa, R.Greenberg and I.Sharon], (in press)

Excavations at Mamilla, Jerusalem, I, The Cemetery, Israel Antiquities Authority, Jerusalem (in press)

The History of Archaeological Excavations in the ‘City of David’, Jerusalem, Journal of Israeli History (ed. M.Golani, in press).

Spindle Whorls and Spinninig at Masada, Masada VII (final Reports), J.Aviram (ed.), Israel Explorationn Society, Jerusalem (in Press).

Stone Mugs ('measuring cups') from Masada and their function, Masada VII (final reports), J.Aviram (ed.), Israel Exploration Society, Jerusalem (in Press).

On the date of Building 3002 at Hazor and other related buildings, Seymour Gittin Festschrift (in preparation).

On the Original Length of Hezekiah’s Tunnel: Some Critical Notes on David Ussishkin’s Suggestions, in: A. Maeir and P. Miroschedji (eds.), A.Mazar Festschrift (in press)

The Stone Scale-weights from the Excavations in the Jewish Quarter, in: H.Geva (ed.), Excavations in the Jewish Quarter of Jerusalem, Final reports, Vol. 3. (in press).

Stone Vessels and implements from Area E, in: H.Geva (ed.), Excavations in the Jewish Quarter of Jerusalem, Final reports, Vol. 2.

Translation from German: Christian Morgenstern, Galgenlieder (in preparation)

Translation from English: A.E. Housman, A Shropshire Lad (in preparation).