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The new complete works of Josephus

Author: Flavius Josephus; William Whiston; Paul L Maier
Publisher: Grand Rapids, MI : Kregel Publications, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : Rev. and expanded edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Flavius Josephus; William Whiston; Paul L Maier
ISBN: 0825429242 9780825429248 082542948X 9780825429484
OCLC Number: 40821026
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1144 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Contents: The Life of Flavius Josephus --
Jewish Antiquities --
From the Creation to the Death of Isaac --
From the Death of Isaac to the Exodus out of Egypt --
From the Exodus out of Egypt to the Rejection of That Generation --
From the Rejection of That Generation to the Death of Moses --
From the Death of Moses to the Death of Eli --
From the Death of Eli to the Death of Saul --
From the Death of Saul to the Death of David --
From the Death of David to the Death of Ahab --
From the Death of Ahab to the Captivity of the Ten Tribes --
From the Captivity of the Ten Tribes to the First Year of Cyrus --
From the First Year of Cyrus to the Death of Alexander the Great --
From the Death of Alexander the Great to the Death of Judas Maccabeus --
From the Death of Judas Maccabeus to the Death of Queen Alexandra --
From the Death of Queen Alexandra to the Death of Antigonus --
From the Death of Antigonus to the Finishing of the Temple by Herod --
From the Finishing of the Temple by Herod to the Death of Alexander and Aristobulus --
From the Death of Alexander and Aristobulus to the Banishment of Archelaus --
From the Banishment of Archelaus to the Departure from Babylon --
From the Jews' Departure out of Babylon to Fadus the Roman Procurator --
From Fadus the Procurator to Florus --
The Jewish War --
From the Taking of Jerusalem by Antiochus Epiphanes, to the Death of Herod the Great --
From the Death of Herod Until Vespasian Was Sent to Subdue the Jews by Nero --
From Vespasian's Coming to Subdue the Jews to the Taking of Gamala --
From the Siege of Gamala to the Coming of Titus to Besiege Jerusalem --
From the Coming of Titus to Besiege Jerusalem, to the Great Extremity to Which the Jews Were Reduced --
From the Great Extremity to Which the Jews Were Reduced to the Taking of Jerusalem by Titus --
From the Taking of Jerusalem by Titus to the Sedition at Cyrene --
Against Apion --
An Extract out of Josephus's Discourse to the Greeks Concerning Hades --
The testimonies of Josephus concerning Jesus Christ, John the Baptist, and James the Just, vindicated --
Concerning God's command to Abraham to offer up Isaac, his son, for a sacrifice --
Tacitus's accounts of the origin of the Jewish nation, and of the particulars of the last Jewish war; that the former was probably written in opposition to Josephus's Antiquities, and that the latter was for certain almost all directly taken from Josephus's history of The Jewish war --
Proving that the copy of the books of the Old Testament laid up in Herod's Temple, and thence used by Josephus, the Jewish historian, in his Antiquities, was no other than that most ancient collection or library made by Nehemiah, in the days of Artaxerxes, the son of Xerxes; and was free from the several additions and alterations made afterwards in the other copies which are now extant --
Upon the chronology of Josephus --
To prove that the fragment or extract out of a homily concerning Hades belongs to Josephus, the Jewish historian, and was by him preached or written when he was Bishop of Jerusalem, about the end of Trajan --
Of the learned Christopher Cellarius: wherein the history of the family of Herod by Flavius Josephus is vindicated, as it deserves, from the learned John Harduin's suspicions of forgery; and that history is showed to be agreeable to ancient coins --
Table of the Jewish Weights and Measures --
A List of Ancient Testimonies and Records --
Texts of the Old Testament Parallel to Josephus's Histories --
Harmony of the Numbering Systems in the Greek and English Editions of the Works of Flavius Josephus.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: translated by William Whiston ; commentary by Paul L. Maier.

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Dr. Maier is an authority on Josephus and on first-century Christianity . . . .--F. F. Bruce (06/03/2004)

 
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