Map of Sea Peoples
Map of Sea Peoples invading Mediterranean coastland. A volcano erupted in the Aegean Sea around 1500 BC, when many say Moses was growing up in Egypt. It wiped out communities on islands and along the coasts. Sea Peoples, as they are known, started looking for new land, Philistines among them, who became fierce enemies of Israelite ancestors of today’s Jewish people.
Map of Sea Peoples invasion