The mobility of such guilds throughout the entire area helps to explain the spread of specific religious ideas and techniques over great distances.
Just as guild potters spread ceramic forms and methods, so also guild priests spread their religious concepts and practices from the The decipherment of Mesopotamian and Egyptian literatures in the 19th century opened new vistas of ancient Middle Eastern history.
Each family also may celebrate a wedding differently.
By the year 2012, the population is expected to double. The flag of the Palestinian people is identical but does not have the white star.
From Mount Nebo in western Jordan, many people believe that Moses saw the Promised Land.
My thanks to Jane Myers who is Bowman Hall Secretary at Bridgewater College.
Consequently, the Kings of Egypt were in possession of iron by about 650 B.
They have had an enduring influence on Western civilization.