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The wars of the Jews.

Flavius Josephus

The wars of the Jews.

In two books. : With the most deplorable history of the seige [sic] and destruction of the city of Jerusalem. : And the burning of the temple therein by the Romans, under the command of Titus Vespatian, the Roman emperor. Also an account of the fearful presages, and strange apparitions that were seen in the air, before the ruin thereof.

by Flavius Josephus

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Published by London printed: reprinted at Boston: by S. Kneeland, for B. Eliot, at his shop in King-Street. in [Boston] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jews -- History,
  • Jerusalem -- Siege, 70 A.D

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEpitomiz"d from the works of Flavius Josephus, translated into English by Sir Roger L"Estrange, Knight.
    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 39706.
    ContributionsL"Estrange, Roger, Sir, 1616-1704, tr.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[2], 262 p.
    Number of Pages262
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14575564M

      Retrieved from "?title=The_War_of_the_Jews&oldid=".   But as Steven R. Weisman details in his well-documented and compelling book, “The Chosen Wars: How Judaism Became an American Religion,” the result was an original version of an ancient faith.

    He continued to enjoy imperial patronage under Vespasian's son Titus and later Domitian, living in Rome and writing his voluminous works, which include Wars of the Jews, Antiquities of the Jews, an autobiography, and Against Apion, a defense of . Synopsis The Wars of the Jews is historical work of Jewish history starting with capture of Jerusalem in BC by Antiochus IV Epiphanes to the destruction of it in Jewish–Roman War. The book was written ab originally in Josephus's "paternal tongue", probably Aramaic, though this version has not survived.

    Josephus: Henry Leeming: Josephus' Jewish War and Its Slavonic Version: A Synoptic Comparison () "This volume presents in English translation the Slavonic version of Josephus Flavius' "Jewish War, long inaccessible to Anglophone readers, according to N.A. Materskej's scholarly edition, together with his erudite and wide-ranging study of literary, historical and . Wars of the Jews is based on the Biblical and Judaic account of the events it covers in terms of the ancient wars of Abraham until the 2nd Temple period. Another good book to have along side this book is Battles of the Bible by Chaim Herzog and Mordechai Gichon.


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Written in 75 AD by the Jewish historian and Roman citizen Titus Flavius Josephus, "The Wars of the Jews" describes Jewish history from the capture of Jerusalem in BC to the destruction of that city in 70 AD.4/4(71).

Preface to the War of the Jews. Book 1. From The Taking Of Jerusalem By Antiochus Epiphanes, To The Death Of Herod The Great ( Years) Book 2.

From The Death Of Herod Till Vespasian Was Sent To Subdue The Jews By Nero (69 Years) Book 3. From Vespasian's Coming To Subdue The Jews To The Taking Of Gamala (1 Year). War of the Jews / Book 6; Share Tweet Save. From The Great Extremity To Which The Jews Were Reduced To The Taking Of Jerusalem By Titus (1 Month) Chapter 1.

THAT THE MISERIES STILL GREW WORSE; AND HOW THE ROMANS MADE AN ASSAULT UPON THE TOWER OF ANTONIA Chapter 2. HOW TITUS GAVE ORDERS TO DEMOLISH THE TOWER OF. The War of the Jews/Book I.

Herod found him better prepared than Antony, as remembering very fresh the wars he had gone through together with his father, the hospitable treatment he had met with from him, and the entire good-will he had showed to him; besides the activity which he saw in Herod himself.

So he called the senate together. the wars of the jews or the history of the destruction of jerusalem. book vi. containing the interval of about one month. from the great extremity to which the jews were reduced to the taking of jerusalem by titus. chapter 1. that the miseries still grew worse; and how the romans made an assault upon the tower of antonia.

The Wars Of The Jews Or The History Of The Destruction Of Jerusalem. Book IV. CONTAINING THE INTERVAL OF ABOUT ONE YEAR.

FROM THE SIEGE OF GAMALA TO THE COMING OF TITUS TO BESIEGE JERUSALEM. CHAPTER 1. THE SIEGE AND TAKING OF GAMALA. NOW all those Galileans who, after the taking of Jotapata, had revolted from the Romans, did. The wars of the Jews. book LibriVox recording of The Wars of the Jews, by Flavius Josephus.

The Wars of the Jews (or The History of the Destruction of Jerusalem, or as it usually appears in modern English translations, The Jewish War - original title: Phlauiou Iôsêpou historia Ioudaïkou polemou pros Rhômaious bibliona) is a book written by the 1st century Jewish historian Josephus.

The Wars of the Jews Book 3 Or The History Of The Destruction Of Jerusalem Wars Book 3 Wars Book 3, Podcast/Download. CONTAINING THE INTERVAL OF ABOUT ONE YEAR. FROM VESPASIAN'S COMING TO SUBDUE THE JEWS TO THE TAKING OF GAMALA.

Chapter 1. VESPASIAN IS SENT INTO SYRIA BY NERO IN ORDER TO MAKE WAR WITH THE JEWS. The Wars of the Jews Book 4 Or The History Of The Destruction Of Jerusalem Wars Book 4 Wars Book 4, Podcast/Download.

CONTAINING THE INTERVAL OF ABOUT ONE YEAR. FROM THE SIEGE OF GAMALA TO THE COMING OF TITUS TO BESIEGE JERUSALEM. Chapter 1. THE SIEGE AND TAKING OF GAMALA. the wars of the jews or the history of the destruction of jerusalem. book v. containing the interval of near six months. from the coming of titus to besiege jerusalem, to the great extremity to which the jews were reduced.

chapter 1. concerning the seditions at jerusalem and what terrible miseries afflicted the city by their means. The First Jewish–Roman War (66–73 CE), sometimes called the Great Revolt (Hebrew: המרד הגדול ‎ ha-Mered Ha-Gadol), or The Jewish War, was the first of three major rebellions by the Jews against the Roman Empire, fought in Roman-controlled Judea, resulting in the destruction of Jewish towns, the displacement of its people and the appropriation of land for Roman military Location: Judea (Roman province).

the wars of the jews or the history of the destruction of jerusalem. book ii. containing the interval of sixty-nine years. from the death of herod till vespasian was sent to subdue the jews by nero. chapter 1. archelaus makes a funeral feast for the people, on the account of herod.

after which a great tumult is raised by the multitude and he. Book II 1 2 NOW the necessity which Archelaus was under of taking a journey to Rome was the occasion of new disturbances; for when he had mourned for his father seven days, 3 and had given a very expensive funeral feast to the multitude, (which custom is the occasion of poverty to many of the Jews, because they are forced to feast the multitude; for if any one omits it, he is.

The most famous part of this book is the story of the destruction of Jerusalem. It goes into great detail and is the main source for the story of the Jewish war with the Romans. The Kindle edition was free, but I ended up purchasing the Audible edition for a minimal price since they offered it for very cheap for owners of the Kindle edition 4/5(86).

This translated history, first published incovers significant events of the interaction between the Roman and Jewish people from B.C.

or B.C.E. through 73 A.D. or C.E. "The Jewish War" was written by the contemporary Flavius Josephus, who lived from 37 A.D. to. The Jewish War started strong and I wondered at first if it might hold a candle to Thucydides' History of the Peloponnesian doesn't in the end. Much of it comes across as a piece of special pleading.

Josephus wrote the book during a time of growing hostility under Roman Emperor Domitian (reigned CE) toward those of the Jewish faith.4/5.

1 Why the great Bochart should say, (De Phoenic. Colon. iv.,) that" there are in this clause of Josephus as many mistakes as words," I do by no means understand.

Josephus thought Melchisedek first built, or rather rebuilt and adorned, this city, and that it was then called Salem, as Psalm ; afterwards came to be called Jerusalem; and that Melchisedek, being a. Josephus, soldier, statesman, historian, was a Jew born at Jerusalem about 37 CE.A man of high descent, he early became learned in Jewish law and Greek literature and was a Pharisee.

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The Wars of The Jews. or the History of the Destruction of Jerusalem. Flavius Josephus. 5 (1 Review) Free Download. Read Online. This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more. You can also read the full text online using our ereader.5/5(1).

The Wars of the Jews - Audiobook by Flavius Josephus - Book 1, 2, 3 - Duration: Josephus Book 04 - Concerning The Law And The Death Of Moses - .War of the Jews. Preface to the War of the Jews Book I-- From the Taking of Jerusalem by Antiochus Epiphanes to the Death of Herod the Great Book II-- From the Death of Herod till Vespasian was sent to subdue the Jews by Nero Book III-- From Vespasian's coming to Subdue the Jews to the Taking of Gamala Book IV-- From the Siege of Gamala to the Coming of Titus .The Jews Make All Ready For The War; And Simon, The Son Of Gioras, Falls To Plundering Book III From Vespasian's Coming To Subdue The Jews To The Taking Of Gamala.

(About one year.) Chapter 1 Vespasian Is Sent Into Syria By Nero In Order To Make War With The Jews Chapter 2 A Great Slaughter About Ascalon.