Here is a great article that responds to someone who think the Bible is not historically accurate. Obviously this topic could be covered in more depth, but most people don't care to actually see if the Bible is historically accurate. It is just easier to believe it is not or to accept someone else's opinion who ways it should not be trusted.
The Bible can prove itself if people test it.
Is the Bible reliable as a historical record?
for those who want more depth in this topic, there are more resources to be found. Creation.com has more than just this one article. also:
CARM - Christian Apologetics and Research Ministry
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