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review Before the Flood Understanding the biblical Flood story as recalling a real life event Ô eBook or Kindle ePUB Ã In the six hundredth year of Noah's life in the second month the seventeenth day of the month the same day were all the fountains of the great deepEstroyed everything around it for hundreds of miles killing tens of thousands of peopleExploring all the archeological evidence Wilson explains how the Black Sea flood and the Biblical flood have to be connected In particular Wilson argues learnedly and persuasively that the center of the civilized world was further to the West than previously thought not in Egypt or Mesopotamia but in what is today Northern TurkeyThe earliest antediluvian civilizations may have migrated east into those places we have come to call the cradles of civilization forced by the Black Sea flood to create new settlements Scrupulous in its details and compelling in its sweep Before the Flood is narrative detective history at its most provocative contributing a vital new chapter to the debate about the Bible and origins of the modern worl. An interesting hypothesis Rather readable and inter

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Ucing both spurious claims and serious scholarshipAs best selling historian Ian Wilson reveals in this fascinating new book evidence of a catastrophic event has been building steadily culminating in the work of William Ryan and Walter Pitman Several years ago Ryan and Pitman had posited that around 5600 BC there had an inundation in the Black Sea of such proportions that it turned the freshwater lake into a saltwater lake by connecting it to the Mediterranean Were that true they estimated that there would be signs of civilization 300 feet below the surface of the Black Sea In September 2000 using his famous underwater euipment Robert Ballard of SS Titanic fame explored parts of the Black Sea near the Turkish shore and found the remains of wood houses There had been a flood and whether God's wrath or not it had d. Approximately 5600 BC the Mediterranean Sea burst t

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Before the Flood Understanding the biblical Flood story as recalling a real life eventIn the six hundredth year of Noah's life in the second month the seventeenth day of the month the same day were all the fountains of the great deep broken up and the windows of heaven were opened And the rain was upon the earth forty days and forty nightsThe great Biblical flood so described in Genesis has long been a subject of fascination and speculation In the 19th century the English archbishop James Ussher established it as having happened in the year 2348 BC calculating what was then taken as the age of the earth and working backward through the entire series of Biblical begats Proof of the flood which is an element of so many creation myths began in earnest when archaeology started connecting physical evidence with Biblical story The dream of proving the Bible as literal truth has proven irresistible prod. Why is the flood story found all around the globe i