7. The Persian Empire
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    7. The Persian Empire

    Bible map 7

    537–440 B.C. (Esther; Ezra; Nehemiah)

    N

    Key

    Persian Empire

    Black Sea

    Caspian Sea

    Aral Sea

    Macedonia

    Troy

    Greece

    Athens

    Sparta

    Upper Sea (Mediterranean Sea)

    Babylon

    Shushan (Susa)

    Jerusalem

    Memphis

    Elam

    Nile

    Lower Sea

    Egypt

    Thebes

    Red Sea

    Indus River

    Kilometers

    0 200 400

    A B C D

    1 2 3 4

    Miles

    0 120 240