Eric H. Cline

Departments of Classics and Anthropology
The George Washington University

Fields of interest:

• International trade and relations in the ancient Mediterranean

• Bronze Age archaeology

• Ancient Greece, Egypt, and Israel

• military history in the Mediterranean area through the ages

Recent publications:

Cline E.H.
1177 BC: The Year Civilization Collapsed.
Princeton: Princeton University Press. 2014

Cline E.H.

The Trojan War: A Very Short Introduction.
New York: Oxford University Press. 2013

Finkelstein I., Ussishkin D., and Cline E.H. (eds.)
Megiddo V: The 2004-2008 Seasons.
Tel Aviv: Tel Aviv University. 2013

Cline E.H., and O’Connor D. (eds.)
Ramesses III: The Life and Times of Egypt’s Last Hero.
Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press. 2012

Cline E.H., and Graham M.
Ancient Empires: From Mesopotamia to the Rise of Islam.
Cambridge University Press. 2011

Cline E.H., Beckman G., and Bryce T. (eds.)
The Ahhiyawa Texts. Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature. 2011

Cline E.H., and Stannish S.M.
Sailing the great green sea: Amenhotep III’s ‘Aegean List’ from Kom el-Hetan, once more,
Journal of Ancient Egyptian Interconnections 2011, 3(2): 6-16.

Cline E.H., and Sutter A.
Battlefield archaeology at Armageddon: Cartridge cases and the 1948 battle for Megiddo, Israel,
Journal of Military History 2011, 75(1): 159-190.

Cline E.H. (ed.)
Oxford Handbook of the Bronze Age Aegean.
New York: Oxford University Press. 2010

Cline E.H.
Biblical Archaeology: A Very Short Introduction.
New York: Oxford University Press. 2009

Cline E.H.
Sailing the Wine-Dark Sea: International Trade and the Late Bronze Age Aegean. B.A.R. International Series 591.
Oxford: Archaeopress. (Reissue of 1994 book with updates.) 2009

Cline E.H.
Troy as a ‘Contested Periphery:’ Archaeological Perspectives on Cross-Cultural and Cross Disciplinary Interactions Concerning Bronze Age Anatolia,
In: Collins B.J., Bachvarova M.R., Rutherford I.C. (eds.) Anatolian Interfaces: Hittites, Greeks and their Neighbours. Proceedings of an International Conference on Cross-Cultural Interaction, September 17-19, 2004, Emory University, Atlanta, GA. Oxford: Oxbow Books. 2008

Cline E.H.
From Eden to Exile: Unraveling Mysteries of the Bible.
Washington, DC: National Geographic Books. 2007

Cline E.H., and O’Connor D. (eds.)
Thutmose III: A New Biography.
Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press. 2006

Cline E.H., and Rubalcaba J.
The Ancient Egyptian World.
New York: Oxford University Press. 2005

Cline E.H.
The multivalent nature of imported objects in the ancient Mediterranean world,
In: Laffineur R. and Greco E. (eds.), Emporia: Mycenaeans and Minoans in the Central and Eastern Mediterranean: 45-51. Aegaeum 25. Liège: Université de Liège. 2005

Cline E.H.
Jerusalem Besieged: From Ancient Canaan to Modern Israel.
Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press. 2004