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The Near East at the Time of Genesis

c. 2000 b.c. The book of Genesis describes events in the ancient Near East from the beginnings of civilization to the relocation of Jacob’s (Israel’s) family in Egypt. The stories of Genesis are set among some of the oldest nations in the world, including Egypt, Assyria, Babylonia, and Elam.


Map 1: The Middle East Today Map 2: The World of the Patriarchs Map 3: The Exodus from Egypt Map 4: The Tribal Allotments of Israel Map 5: Israel under Saul, David, and Solomon Map 6: The Kingdoms of Israel and Judah Map 7: The Assyrian and Babylonian Empires Map 8: The Persian and Greek […]