Yavne-Yam identified with the coastal city of Muḫḫazu (mHz)1 mentioned in the Amarna letters was occupied from the Middle Bronze Age up to the Middle Ages,
- Avraham Negev and Shimon Gibson sv. Jabneh; Jabneel; Jamnia (a). Archaeological Encyclopedia of the Holy Land. New York and London: Continuum 2001, p. 253
- Robert R. Stieglitz, Ugaritic Mhd – the harbor of Yabne-Yam? JAOS 94, 1974, pp. 137-138.
- ↑Robert R. Stieglitz,, 1974, pp. 137-138.