The Works of Francis William Newman on Religion

Volume 1, 2009

A History of the Hebrew Monarchy; with Afterthoughts

Pages 19-37

Chapter I. The Land and Tribes of Israel.—Agricultural and Other Social Institutions.—The Border Countries

Land of Israel.—The Jordan and the Eastern Tribes.—The Northern Tribes.—The Central Tribes.—The Southern Tribes.—Mosaic Agriculturalism.—The Levites. —Polygamy.—The Neighbouring Nations.