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Published: 09 September 2021

208 Pages


ISBN: 9780192845214

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Herod in History

Nicolaus of Damascus and the Augustan Context

Kimberley Czajkowski and Benedikt Eckhardt

  • Offers new insights into Nicolaus of Damascus' lost Universal History that challenges his characterization as a propagandist of Herod
  • Takes a modern source-critical approach to Josephus' Jewish War and Jewish Antiquities
  • Raises new methodological challenges for historians of Herod the Great

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