Footnotes

2.

The same problem exists at Carthage: According to tradition, Carthage was founded in 814 B.C., but no Phoenician remains as early as this have been discovered.

Endnotes

1.

James B. Pritchard, ed., Ancient Near Eastern Texts (Princeton: Princeton Univ. Press, 1969), p. 290.

2.

See “Tarshish” in Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible, ed. David Noel Freedman (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2000).