[b-hebrew] Timing of Thera volcano

Michael Banyai Banyai at t-online.de
Wed Aug 25 02:11:00 EDT 2004


Dora Smith wrote:
> Well, the consensus is it was MOST LIKELY between 1628 and 1580 BC.   Could
> have been as late as 1520.

Hardly at all. What do we need serious scientifical dating methods to, if one comes afterwards and says, it could have been as well yesterday? One could correctly formulate: 1520 is a very unlikely date according to the data we now have.

Best regards,

Bányai Michael



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