The outlines on the map below indicate the focus of each of the numbered maps that follow. These maps are composed of large regions as well as narrowly focused geographical areas.
Physical Map of the Holy Land
Israel’s Exodus from Egypt and Entry into Canaan
The Division of the 12 Tribes
The Empire of David and Solomon
The Assyrian Empire
The New Babylonian Empire and the Kingdom of Egypt
The Persian Empire
The Roman Empire
The World of the Old Testament
Canaan in Old Testament Times
The Holy Land in New Testament Times
Jerusalem at the Time of Jesus
The Missionary Journeys of the Apostle Paul
Holy Land Elevations
Following is a key to understanding the different symbols and typefaces used on the maps. In addition, individual maps may contain keys with explanations of additional symbols pertaining to that particular map.
A red dot represents a city or town.
A small black triangle represents a mountain.
This typeface is used for geographic places such as seas, rivers, mountains, deserts, and islands.
This typeface is used for cities and towns (and for the detailed locations on the Jerusalem city map).
This typeface is used for smaller political divisions such as regions, peoples, and tribes.
This typeface is used for larger political divisions such as empires and nations.