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The Resource The antiquities of the Jews, Flavius Josephus ; translated by William Whiston

The antiquities of the Jews, Flavius Josephus ; translated by William Whiston

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The antiquities of the Jews
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The antiquities of the Jews
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Flavius Josephus ; translated by William Whiston
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  • eng
  • lat
  • eng
Summary
Collected here in one unabridged edition are all 20 books of Flavius Josephus' The Antiquities of the Jews. Antiquities of the Jews was first published in 94 AD, it is history of the Jewish people, written in Greek for Josephus' gentile patrons. It begins with the creation of Adam and Eve, and follows the events of the historical books of the Hebrew Bible, often adding information that we might not otherwise have today. This work, along with Josephus's other major work, The Jewish Wars, provides valuable background material to anyone wishing to understand first-century Judaism and the early Ch
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Josephus, Flavius
Dewey number
933
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no index present
LC call number
DS111
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1667-1752
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Whiston, William
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  • Jews
  • Jews
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The antiquities of the Jews, Flavius Josephus ; translated by William Whiston
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Chapter 6
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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text
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Contents
  • Cover; The Antiquities of the Jews; Copyright; PREFACE; BOOK I; Containing The Interval Of Three Thousand Eight Hundred And Thirty-Three Years. From The Creation To The Death Of Isaac.; CHAPTER 1; The Constitution Of The World And The Disposition Of The Elements.; CHAPTER 2; Concerning The Posterity Of Adam, And The Ten Generations From Him To The Deluge, ; CHAPTER 3; Concerning The Flood; And After What Manner Noah Was Saved In An Ark, With His Kindred, And Afterwards Dwelt In The Plain Of Shinar, ; CHAPTER 4; Concerning The Tower Of Babylon, And The Confusion Of Tongues.; CHAPTER 5
  • After What Manner The Posterity Of Noah Sent Out Colonies, And Inhabited The Whole Earth. CHAPTER 6; How Every Nation Was Denominated From Their First Inhabitants.; CHAPTER 7; How Abram Our Forefather Went Out Of The Land Of The Chaldeans, And Lived In The Land Then Called Canaan But Now Judea.; CHAPTER 8; That When There Was A Famine In Canaan, Abram Went Thence Into Egypt; And After He Had Continued There A While He Returned Back Again.; CHAPTER 9; The Destruction Of The Sodomites By The Assyrian Wall.; CHAPTER 10
  • How Abram Fought With The Assyrians, And Overcame Them, And Saved The Sodomite Prisoners, And Took From The Assyrians The Prey They Had Gotten. CHAPTER 11; How God Overthrew The Nation Of The Sodomites, Out Of His Wrath Against Them For Their Sins.; CHAPTER 12; Concerning Abimelech; And Concerning Ismael The Son Of Abraham; And Concerning The Arabians, Who Were His Posterity.; CHAPTER 13; Concerning Isaac The Legitimate Son Of Abraham.; CHAPTER 14; Concerning Sarah Abraham's Wife; And How She Ended Her Days.; CHAPTER 15
  • How The Nation Of The Troglodytes Were Derived From Abraham By Keturah. CHAPTER 16; How Isaac Took Rebeka To Wife.; CHAPTER 17; Concerning The Death Of Abraham.; CHAPTER 18; Concerning The Sons Of Isaac, Esau And Jacob; Of Their Nativity And Education.; CHAPTER 19; Concerning Jacob's Flight Into Mesopotamia, By Reason Of The Fear He Was In Of His Brother.; CHAPTER 20; Concerning The Meeting Of Jacob And Esau.; CHAPTER 21; Concerning The Violation Of Dina's Chastity.; CHAPTER 22; How Isaac Died, And Was Buried In Hebron.; BOOK II; Containing The Interval Of Two Hundred And Twenty Years
  • From The Death Of Isaac To The Exodus Out Of Egypt. CHAPTER 1; How Esau And Jacob, Isaac's Sons Divided Their Habitation; And Esau Possessed Idumea And Jacob Canaan.; CHAPTER 2; How Joseph, The Youngest Of Jacob's Sons, Was Envied By His Brethren, When Certain Dreams Had Foreshown His Future Happiness.; CHAPTER 3; How Joseph Was Thus Sold By His Brethren Into Egypt, By Reason Of Their Hatred To Him; And How He There Grew Famous And Illustrious And Had His Brethren Under His Power.; CHAPTER 4; Concerning The Signal Chastity Of Joseph.; CHAPTER 5; What Things Befell Joseph In Prison
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1 online resource (1805 pages).
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online
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9781627935975
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(OCoLC)862050384
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The antiquities of the Jews, Flavius Josephus ; translated by William Whiston
Publication
Note
Chapter 6
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; The Antiquities of the Jews; Copyright; PREFACE; BOOK I; Containing The Interval Of Three Thousand Eight Hundred And Thirty-Three Years. From The Creation To The Death Of Isaac.; CHAPTER 1; The Constitution Of The World And The Disposition Of The Elements.; CHAPTER 2; Concerning The Posterity Of Adam, And The Ten Generations From Him To The Deluge, ; CHAPTER 3; Concerning The Flood; And After What Manner Noah Was Saved In An Ark, With His Kindred, And Afterwards Dwelt In The Plain Of Shinar, ; CHAPTER 4; Concerning The Tower Of Babylon, And The Confusion Of Tongues.; CHAPTER 5
  • After What Manner The Posterity Of Noah Sent Out Colonies, And Inhabited The Whole Earth. CHAPTER 6; How Every Nation Was Denominated From Their First Inhabitants.; CHAPTER 7; How Abram Our Forefather Went Out Of The Land Of The Chaldeans, And Lived In The Land Then Called Canaan But Now Judea.; CHAPTER 8; That When There Was A Famine In Canaan, Abram Went Thence Into Egypt; And After He Had Continued There A While He Returned Back Again.; CHAPTER 9; The Destruction Of The Sodomites By The Assyrian Wall.; CHAPTER 10
  • How Abram Fought With The Assyrians, And Overcame Them, And Saved The Sodomite Prisoners, And Took From The Assyrians The Prey They Had Gotten. CHAPTER 11; How God Overthrew The Nation Of The Sodomites, Out Of His Wrath Against Them For Their Sins.; CHAPTER 12; Concerning Abimelech; And Concerning Ismael The Son Of Abraham; And Concerning The Arabians, Who Were His Posterity.; CHAPTER 13; Concerning Isaac The Legitimate Son Of Abraham.; CHAPTER 14; Concerning Sarah Abraham's Wife; And How She Ended Her Days.; CHAPTER 15
  • How The Nation Of The Troglodytes Were Derived From Abraham By Keturah. CHAPTER 16; How Isaac Took Rebeka To Wife.; CHAPTER 17; Concerning The Death Of Abraham.; CHAPTER 18; Concerning The Sons Of Isaac, Esau And Jacob; Of Their Nativity And Education.; CHAPTER 19; Concerning Jacob's Flight Into Mesopotamia, By Reason Of The Fear He Was In Of His Brother.; CHAPTER 20; Concerning The Meeting Of Jacob And Esau.; CHAPTER 21; Concerning The Violation Of Dina's Chastity.; CHAPTER 22; How Isaac Died, And Was Buried In Hebron.; BOOK II; Containing The Interval Of Two Hundred And Twenty Years
  • From The Death Of Isaac To The Exodus Out Of Egypt. CHAPTER 1; How Esau And Jacob, Isaac's Sons Divided Their Habitation; And Esau Possessed Idumea And Jacob Canaan.; CHAPTER 2; How Joseph, The Youngest Of Jacob's Sons, Was Envied By His Brethren, When Certain Dreams Had Foreshown His Future Happiness.; CHAPTER 3; How Joseph Was Thus Sold By His Brethren Into Egypt, By Reason Of Their Hatred To Him; And How He There Grew Famous And Illustrious And Had His Brethren Under His Power.; CHAPTER 4; Concerning The Signal Chastity Of Joseph.; CHAPTER 5; What Things Befell Joseph In Prison
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Extent
1 online resource (1805 pages).
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online
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9781627935975
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  • c
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(OCoLC)862050384

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