III. Israel and Judah
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No secure dates can be given for the chronology of the Pre-Monarchic Period and the beginnings of the monarchy. For the reigns of the kings of Judah and Israel narrower variations are still possible, since it is unclear what the effects of coregencies (2 Kg 15:1f., 5, 7, 32f., 38) and rival kings (1 Kg 16:21f., 23, 28) were, whether ante- or post- dating was used (i.e. including or excluding the accession year), or where the year’s beginning should be situated (in Fall or in Spring). The dates f…

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Liwak, Rüdiger, “III. Israel and Judah”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 1 : Chronologies of the Ancient World - Names, Dates and Dynasties, Edited by: Walter Eder, Johannes Renger. Consulted online on 23 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps1_COM_0004>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004153202, 20061214

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