A giant leap in migration and diffusion by land and by sea

Prof. Dir. Dr. Cyrus H. Gordon (†)

This article uses ancient sources and modern discoveries to show how enemies in pre-Roman times joined forces to escape oppression. In recent years, awareness of sea-faring by the Jews has grown, but that the Samaritans also took to the sea has not been featured. Evidence of Jewish/Samaritan cooperation, and the scope of their travel, are addressed in this article.