Robert McRoberts is a graduate of UCLA with degrees in Ancient History and Near Eastern Languages and Cultures. He has a lifelong interest in History and Mythology and has published a number of articles with a focus on the ancient Near East. Some of this work can be seen at theAncientNearEast.com. He also has a following on Face Book at facebook.com/TheAncientNearEast/ where he posts updates on current events that impact our understanding of the ancient Near East. Current projects include exploring the history behind the Book of Genesis and unraveling the complex geopolitics of the Late Bronze Age.