He was employed at Caltech's Division of Geological & Planetary Sciences at the time of writing the first edition.
He is presently employed in the Space & Atmospheric Sciences Group at the Los Alamos National Laboratory.
With all the factual errors in the classic 4 hour Hollywood movie, "THE TEN COMMANDMENTS" with Charlton Heston, the spectacular scene where Pharaoh army are drowned before his eyes and he drops his staff is exactly correct!
through the pillar of fire and cloud and brought the army of the Egyptians into confusion.
The well which is probably anachronistically named after Merneptah would be near Jerusalem. He states: Plundered is the Canaan with every evil; Carried off is Ashkelon; seized upon is Gezer; Yanoam is made as that which does not exist; Israel is laid waste, his seed is not; (ANET 1969, 378). The word "Israel" here is written in Egyptian with the determinative for people rather than land (ANET 1969, 378 note 18). Green plainly says he has allowed for great genealogical gaps in order to accomodate scientific "facts" which seem to indicate a very old earth (186).And his view has captured the fancy of several generations of theistic evolutionists. One study on the weaknesses of an approach like Green's begins on page 18 of Archaeology and Biblical Research, Vol.