- Mar 2019
Absolutely. There is a clear linear progression from the earliest forms of writing to what we now know as the story of the Ark. If I am correct there are at least 5 identifiable older variations of the same story.Then it's philosophy, not ancient history.
Is Noah's Arc history?
Further Noah's Ark played a major role in the collapse of Creationism as a concept. Before the age of discovery it was believable (and believed that Noah got two of every animal and stuffed them in his ship. As we began to explore more of the world, it quickly became apparent we needed to go looking for better explanations.
That was the birth of Geology, which gave birth to Paleontology which ultimately gave birth to the Theory of Evolution.