National Geographic : 1957 Dec
© National Geographic Society 850 "Blow Ye the Trumpets... and Say, The Sword of the Lord, and of Gideon"-Judges 7:18 Gideon raises his javelin on Mount Gilboa. Camped below are Midianite nomads from the Arabian Desert. Plundering the Israelite countryside, they use the newly domesticated camel for the first time on a large scale. Beyond, torches flare on the Hill of Moreh. Mount Tabor stands in the far distance.