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Local History, Geography, Photos, and
Maps for Bible Study

* Bible Places - Archealogy blog * Bible Places - Photos such as Derbe and Lystra

4000 BC vs Prehistoric times:
    * Ancient Civilizations, CFL * Middle East, CFL
4000 BC: Sumerians
    * Sumerians, CFL
Amorite invasion of Palestine, 2000 BC
    * Palestine and neighbors, bible-history.com
Gutian invasion
    * map * Iranica.com * Iraq Map Index, Electronic Cultural Atlas Initiative
Hittites move into northern Asia minor, around 2000 BC
    * Hittites, CFL
Abram, Abraham
    * Near East Journey, bible.ca
The Exodus (Moses)
Possible routes
   * Mt. Sinai | Wilderness of Sinai, bible.ca - Exodus route | Exodus Route Restored bible.ca | Mt. Sinai in Midian (Saudi Arabia) | MAP: Mt. Sinai on the Sinai Peninsula near Rephidim
   Wilderness * Exodus route, Bible-History.com
   Wilderness * Map of the Route, Bible-History.com
   * Wilderness of wandering, Paradisepbc.org
  * Egyptian delta * Egypt and Sinai * Sinai, northern coast * Sinai, northern Egypt * Gulf of Aqaba
Canaan
   * 12 Tribes of Israel * 7 Nations of Canaan * Abraham's Journey * Ancient Israel * Babel and Abraham * Bible lands
   * BC maps, before the Common Era, US-Israel.org list * Canaan maps, mideastweb.org * Canaan before the Hebrews, mideastweb.org
   * Canaan and the Israelite Kingdom * Canaan 2000 BC * Canaan: Joshua-Saul
* Philistines in Canaan area: Philistia
   * Cities along the King's Highway * Fertile Crescent
Hebrews
* Hebrews, CFL * Hebrews' Exodus from Egypt toward Canaan, lds.org
Exodus Route Map (PDF)
The Exodus, Squidoo

Israel
   * King David Timeline * David's Kingdom
  * Fall of Judah interactive map
   * Ezekiel's vision: future division of Israel * Ezekiel's vision: future sacred portions in Jerusalem
   * Madaba (Jordan town) Interactive Israel, Jordan, Moab, and Edon
   * 7th-11th Centuries Israel * Kingdom of Herod 30 BC-70 AD * Maps of Jesus' World * Israel, current * Israel today * Jordan today
* Imperial History of the Middle East, 5000 years in 90 seconds; Maps of War
* Middle East History in a Nutshell flash * Palestine West Bank * Topography of Israel
Jerusalem
* Aish HaTorah Western Wall Tunnel Tour * Jerusalem * Ancient Maps of Jerusalem, Municipality of Jerusalem * Jerusalem 3000: Three Millennia of History, U of Southern Maine * Jerusalem from Space video from Columbia Shuttle * Interactive Map of Jerusalem (click on Virtual Map)
* Ezekiel's vision: future sacred portions in Jerusalem Hinnom Valley
* Getting Oriented in the Hinnom Valley, map & pictures
Meggido and the Jezreel Plain
* Netours
Africa
* African Christianity
Neighboring Cities and Empires
* Alexander the Great * Ancient Near East
* Ancient Trade Routes
* Assyrian Expansion
Google images: * Babylonian empire * Roman empire
* Syria with animated map
Map Indexes
* Alexander the Great's Empire * Babylonian Empire and Median Empire * Babylon: Medes of Media of the Medes and Persians * Bible Atlas * Geography of the Bible * Historical Maps * Introduction to Biblical Judiasm * Jewish Historical Maps * 40 Bible maps * 6000 to 4000 BC Middle East * Persian Empire of Darius * PowerPoint Bible Maps * SacredTexts.com maps * StudyLight Bible maps * More Historical Maps and Current Travel
Early Church
* Maps of the New Testament, J. B. Phillips
PBS: * Peter and Paul Timeline * In the Footsteps of Paul * Who Was Paul?
* MAPS of Paul's first, second, and third mission journey
* MAPS of Ephesus in current Turkey * Seven Churches of Asia Minor
* 7 Churches of Revelation
Neighboring Countries
ARABAH: * Wikipedia
ASSYRIA: * Brief History of Assyrians, BetBasoo * Wikipedia * Sennacherib
BABYLON: * Wikipedia * Alas, Babylon?
CUSH: * Wikipedia
DAMASCUS: * Wikipedia
EDOM: * Wikipedia * Edom/Bozrah info * Coming Exile of Israel in Edom, Dolphin * Moab and Edom * Bozrah-Petra * Petra, tribulation.com
EGYPT: * Bible Dictionary * Wikipedia
ELAM: * Wikipedia
MOAB: * Bible Dictionary * Wikipedia * Moab and Edom * Moab, and Edon
PALESTINE: * Bible Dictionary * Palestine and Israel, Torah.org
PHILISTIA: * Bible Dictionary * Wikipedia
TYRE: * Wikipedia * history * current status
UZ: * Daily Bible Study


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