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youths exploring Roman ruins at Samaria-Sebaste, a West Bank archaeological site
December 9, 2014

Layered Land

Youths explore Roman ruins at Samaria-Sebaste, a West Bank archaeological site divided between Israeli and Palestinian control. A forum and a temple to Augustus remain from the pre-Christian Roman city.

See more pictures from the December 2014 feature story “Blessed. Cursed. Claimed.”

See more of John Stanmeyer’s images from the Out of Eden Walk on Proof.

Photograph by John Stanmeyer, National Geographic

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