|Amuk, Amuq, Amouq|
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The Amuk, Amuq or Amouq (or Amik) valley is located in the southern part of Turkey, in the Hatay Province, close to the city of Antakya (Antioch on the Orontes). It is notable for a series of archaeological sites in the "plain of Antioch".
The primary sites of the series are Tell al-Judaidah, Çatalhöyük (Amuq), Tell Tayinat, Alalakh, and Tell Dhahab. Tell Judaidah was surveyed by Robert Braidwood and excavated by C. MacEwan of the Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago in the 1930s.
- Robert John Braidwood; Richard C. Haines; Linda S. Braidwood (1971). Excavations in the Plain of Antioch. University of Chicago Press. Retrieved 24 March 2011.
- Joseph Ward Swain (1950). The ancient world. Harper. Retrieved 24 March 2011.
- Krijna Nelly Ciggaar; David Michael Metcalf (2006). East and West in the Medieval Eastern Mediterrean: Antioch from the Byzantine reconquest until the end of the Crusader principality. Peeters Publishers. pp. 323–. ISBN 9789042917354. Retrieved 24 March 2011.
- Oriental Institute, Chicago: Amuq survey and related projects
- Palestine Exploration Fund: The Amuq valley
- Les Amuqiens
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