For the dependence of the original Solomonic shrine on the palace and its gradual growth until it became the state temple, see David Ussishkin, “The Temple Mount in Jerusalem during the First Temple Period: An Archaeologist’s View,” in J. David Schloen, ed., Exploring the Longue Durée: Essays in Honor of Lawrence E. Stager (Winona Lake, IN: Eisenbrauns, 2009), pp. 473–483; André Lemaire, “The Evolution of the Eighth-Century B.C.E. Jerusalem Temple,” in Israel Finkelstein and Nadav Na’aman, eds., The Fire Signals of Lachish: Studies in the Archaeology and History of Israel in the Late Bronze, Iron Age, and Persian Period in Honor of David Ussishkin (Winona Lake, IN: Eisenbrauns, 2011), pp. 195–202, with earlier literature on p. 195.