World History resources on Ancient Israel
Ancient Israel was just a small nation in its day, but it has left a greater mark on the modern world than virtually any other.
Section 1: Maps and articles on Ancient Israel
1. Ancient Israel’s history can be tracked on the maps of Syria:
2. Maps of the ancient Middle East, which give the broader context within which ancient Israel’s history (and before it, that of the Canaanites) took place:
3. Maps of the World during the period when ancient Israel civilization flourished, and showing what else was happening in the world:
• Is the name Palestine an accurate name for Israel? No, it is not. is is Israel & Judah
• The History of Ancient Palestine – an in-depth survey of the history of Palestine. This focuses particularly on the history of ancient Israel, but also covers the other peoples of the region.
• The History of the Ancient Middle East – placing the history of Israel and Palestine in a regional context.
• Ancient Israelite civilization – a brief outline with sections on government, society, religion, art and culture, and science and technology.
• Planned resources: articles and maps on Judaism, the Diaspora, Christianity
Section 2: Maps and articles with relevance to Ancient Palestine
References to ancient Palestine can be found in:
• The History of Syria – multiple references
• And whatever happened to Palestine (and Syria) between ancient times and the present?
• Follow its history through maps, starting with Syria 500 AD.