Jonathan L. Reed is Professor of New Testament and Christian Origins at the University of La Verne, California. He is the Field Director at the Sepphoris Acropolis Excavation.
"As ruggedly empirical in its approach as it is richly documented
in this argumentation. The opening chapter alone is worth the price
of admission: a more cogent exposition and analysis of the history
and current state of Galilean archaeology could hardly be crafted."
Donald D. Binder, Southern Methodist University, Interpretation,
January 2002--Sanford Lakoff
The work is extremely helpful in focusing Jesus studies in Galilee and confining them to the early first century C. C. Ashland Theological Journal, 2004