Originally Posted by akScoundrel
I dont know why you speak so definitively, considering i sure youre well aware archaeologists to this day are still uncovering stuff in the desert. Plenty of evidence is still being uncovered, such as the shasu's. They were worshippers of YHVH during that time period, were enslaved by pharaoh, and seemingly were freed from their bondage. Pesky details im sure, as they dont quite fit what you want to believe.
Its a seemingly valid possibility, not sure the justification for definitive statements at this point.
There's no link between the Shasu and the Israelites. Contemporary Egyptian hieroglyphs treat them as separate entities. Still no evidence.