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<div style="float:right;margin:0 0 1em 1em;">[[image:jerusalem_july2002.jpg|Paul James Cowie]]<br>''Captured pre-dig, Albright Institute, <br> Jerusalem, July 2002''</div>
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[[image:jerusalem_july2002.jpg|frame|Paul James Cowie, Captured pre-dig, Albright Institute, Jerusalem, July 2002]]
  
Paul James Cowie (known alternatively as "Paul" or "James" - depends on whom you speak to!) was born in Manly, a suburb of [[Sydney]], [[Australia]] in 1968.
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'''Paul James Cowie''' (known alternatively as "Paul" or "James" - depends on whom you speak to!) was born in [[Sydney/Manly|Manly]], a suburb of [[Sydney]], [[Australia]] in 1968.
  
I moved to [[London]] in January 1998, where I remain indefinitely, working and completing my studies, in addition to travelling extensively throughout the world.
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I moved to [[London]] in January 1998, where I reside indefinitely, working and completing my studies, in addition to travelling extensively throughout the world.
  
An archaeologist by training and profession, I am currently engaged in the heady task of completing my doctoral dissertation on the relationship between Egypt and Syria-Palestine in the Late Bronze Age. I have excavated extensively in [[Egypt]], [[Jordan]] and [[Israel]] and had several forays into the [[Gaza Strip]].
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An archaeologist by training and profession, I am currently engaged in the heady task of completing my doctoral dissertation on the relationship between Egypt and Syria-Palestine in the Late Bronze Age. I have excavated extensively in [[Egypt]], [[Jordan]] and [[Israel]] and had several forays into the [[Gaza Strip]] and the [[West Bank]].
  
 
I am the editor of a well-visited web portal dedicated to the [http://www.ancientneareast.net/ Ancient Near East and Egypt] - for those interested in the ancient history and culture of the Middle East and the Nile Valley, it can be found at: http://www.ancientneareast.net/ . The [http://www.ancientneareast.net/about.html Ancient Near East and Egypt] page on that domain has a bit more about me, including several more images and a link to my CV (incomplete) if anyone's interested.....
 
I am the editor of a well-visited web portal dedicated to the [http://www.ancientneareast.net/ Ancient Near East and Egypt] - for those interested in the ancient history and culture of the Middle East and the Nile Valley, it can be found at: http://www.ancientneareast.net/ . The [http://www.ancientneareast.net/about.html Ancient Near East and Egypt] page on that domain has a bit more about me, including several more images and a link to my CV (incomplete) if anyone's interested.....
  
Countries I have visited (and sometimes worked in) in the last decade (not an exhaustive list!): [[Australia]] (of course), [[Austria]], [[Cyprus]] [[Egypt]], [[France]], [[Germany]], [[Greece]], [[Israel]], [[Italy]], [[Jordan]], [[New Zealand]], [[Turkey]], [[United States]].
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Countries I have visited (and sometimes lived and worked in) during the last decade (not an exhaustive list!): [[Australia]] (of course), [[Austria]], [[Cyprus]] [[Egypt]], [[France]], [[Germany]], [[Greece]], [[Israel]], [[Italy]], [[Jordan]], [[New Zealand]], [[Poland]], [[Turkey]], and the [[United States]].
  
Next heading to [[Krakow]] in southern [[Poland]] for a city break and to fulfil a long term ambition to to visit the site of [[Auschwitz]]. Any hints / tips / suggestions?
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'''Most Recent Trip''': late October 2004 - [[Krakow]] in southern [[Poland]] for a city break, fulfilled a long-term ambition to visit the site of [[Auschwitz]].
  
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'''Next Trip''': city break in [[Paris]], [[France]] in early December 2004
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'''Future Plans'''
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*contemplating a visit to the [[United States of America]], late February 2005 - possibly [[Chicago]] or [[Washington]]
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*home visit to [[Sydney]], [[Australia]], Easter 2005 - family, friends and university....
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*renewal of excavation at Tel Rehov in [[Israel]], late June - August 2005
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*projected trip through northern [[France]] with my parents in fall 2005, after their trip to [[Italy]]

Revision as of 16:19, 7 November 2004

Paul James Cowie, Captured pre-dig, Albright Institute, Jerusalem, July 2002

Paul James Cowie (known alternatively as "Paul" or "James" - depends on whom you speak to!) was born in Manly, a suburb of Sydney, Australia in 1968.

I moved to London in January 1998, where I reside indefinitely, working and completing my studies, in addition to travelling extensively throughout the world.

An archaeologist by training and profession, I am currently engaged in the heady task of completing my doctoral dissertation on the relationship between Egypt and Syria-Palestine in the Late Bronze Age. I have excavated extensively in Egypt, Jordan and Israel and had several forays into the Gaza Strip and the West Bank.

I am the editor of a well-visited web portal dedicated to the Ancient Near East and Egypt - for those interested in the ancient history and culture of the Middle East and the Nile Valley, it can be found at: http://www.ancientneareast.net/ . The Ancient Near East and Egypt page on that domain has a bit more about me, including several more images and a link to my CV (incomplete) if anyone's interested.....

Countries I have visited (and sometimes lived and worked in) during the last decade (not an exhaustive list!): Australia (of course), Austria, Cyprus Egypt, France, Germany, Greece, Israel, Italy, Jordan, New Zealand, Poland, Turkey, and the United States.

Most Recent Trip: late October 2004 - Krakow in southern Poland for a city break, fulfilled a long-term ambition to visit the site of Auschwitz.

Next Trip: city break in Paris, France in early December 2004

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