(Image- Published in Popular Archaeology) By Lisa Haven Throughout history numerous archaeologists have claimed to discover the ancient city of Sodom and Gomorrah, however many of these findings contained an insufficient amount of evidence.
Cyrus Cylinder According to the cuneiform on the Cyrus Cylinder, he was favored by Marduk and the other gods who wanted Nabonidus and Belshazzar dethroned and who assisted him in his quest. He reestablished their religious practices and was a very benevolent and liberal ruler. He was responsible for the return of the Jews to Jerusalem and the rebuilding of their temple.
The Roseau Stone discovered in Minnesota, USA, could easily re-write our history ~ The stone suggests that several ancient civilizations from across the sea visited North America in prehistoric times. It shows ancient Greek, Egyptian and Sumerian signs.
The Rosetta Stone Inscription in ancient Egyptian hieroglyphs, Demotic, and Greek. Discovery in was key to figuring out the hieroglyphic writing system to unlock the contents of many manuscripts and carvings that were previously unknown.
Cyrus Cylinder (c. 539 B.) -- an archaeological artifact that independently confirms a Biblical account told in the Book of Ezra. King Cyrus of Persia issued an edict that permitted the Jewish exiles in Babylonia (which Cyrus had just conquered) “ ‘to