Campaign of Pharoah Sheshonq I: 950-905 BC
1.43 Forty Years of Trouble.
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The campaign of Pharoah Sheshonq I into the areas of the newly sundered Hebrew kingdoms raises many
questions. For a start, we can't reconcile it with the existence of a kingdom in Judah, centred on
Jerusalem. The campaign is conventionally dated to 926 BC, during the reign of Solomon's idiot son
Rehoboam, but could have occured anywhere from 950 to 905 BC.
Sheshonq in the Hebrew Lands
The campaign of Pharoah Sheshonq I, conventionally dated to 926 BC.
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