National Geographic : 1944 Dec
The Geography of the Jordan 727 Royal Air Force, Levant On Galilee Christ Reproached Tempest-tossed Disciples-"Why Are Ye Fearful?" An air view shows the lake funneling into Jordan (left). Beside it stands Deganya, a pioneer Jewish colony helping to revive Galilean agriculture as it was in Jesus' day, when rich plantations and fair cities girdled the shore. Here dark orchards border light plowed fields. Samakh, an Arab town, clings to the foot of the lake.