You are hereHomeBARNovember/December 1991The Sea Peoples and Their Contributions to Civilization B.C.E. (Before the Common Era) and C.E. (Common Era), used by these authors, are the alternate designations corresponding to B.C. and A.D. often used in scholarly literature. Join the BAS Library! Already a library member? Log in here. Institution user? Log in with your IP address.