You are hereHomeBible ReviewAugust 1999 Page Numbers Yes No Bible Review 15:4, August 1999 The Lowdown on the RiffraffDo these obscure figures preserve a memory of a historical Exodus?By Robert R. Stieglitz When the Israelites fled Egypt, they were accompanied by a slew of dubious characters—an odd detail that may lend credibility to the biblical account. Join the BAS Library! Already a library member? Log in here. Institution user? Log in with your IP address.