Biblical Paleoarcheology

The Divine Right of Kings: dynasty

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Article #41 What in the world is a dynasty and where did the idea come from? Dynasty: “a race or succession of kings of the same line or family, who govern a particular country.” -Webster’s 1828 dictionary The United States of America is the first country to make a major break from the dynastic system, […]

Biblical Paleoarcheology

Psychoanalyzing Ham

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Article # 8 Archeology can easily identify the first city, which was enormous by comparison to settlements. It has a much more difficult time understanding why it was built. Irrigation is supposed to explain the transition from farming communities to cities but it falls short. Something much bigger is going on here. The first cities […]