National Geographic : 1957 Dec
© National Geographic Society 856 "And Nathan Said to David, Thou Art the Man... Thou Hast Killed Uriah the Hittite . . . A stern prophet confronts the angry king in his palace at Jerusalem. Architecture and furnishings are more elaborate than those of Saul; both David and Solomon borrowed heavily from the Phoenicians for ideas and artisans. Floors are wood. Walls are made of courses of carefully dressed stone alternating with cedar beams.