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By Honora Howell Chapman,Zuleika Rodgers

ISBN-10: 1444335332

ISBN-13: 9781444335330

A spouse to Josephus presents a suite of readings from overseas students that discover the works of the 1st century Jewish historian Flavius Josephus.

  • Represents the 1st single-volume number of readings to target Josephus
  • Covers a variety of disciplinary ways to the topic, together with reception history
  • Features contributions from 29 eminent students within the box from 4 continents
  • Reveals very important insights into the Jewish and Roman worlds in the intervening time while Christianity was once gaining floor as a movement

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