October 20, 2015 by wimvincken
Before there were Muslims, Palestinians, Christians or Jews or even the Canaanites and Philistines claiming Israel one way or the other, there were thousands of others. All of them with the same claims, demanding to call their land as their home land one way or the other.
The early history of the land of Israel is filled with Homo sapiens, Neanderthals, early settlements, natural disasters, Nomads, kingdoms, collision with other cultures, and of course war and total destruction. Settlements and cities were raised and later utterly destroyed. Great civilizations were created, most of them again totally destroyed, others integrated into other empires or spreading through the region, creating something new again.
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