The Jewish War

Best Seller
The Jewish War by Flavius Josephus and Betty Radice
Paperback $18.00

Feb 07, 1984 | 512 Pages

  • Paperback $18.00

    Feb 07, 1984 | 512 Pages

Get the news you want from Penguin Random House

Table Of Contents

The Jewish War – Josephus Foreword to This Edition
Josephus’ Life
Josephus’ Works
Josephus as a Historian


1. Herod’s Predecessors
2. Herod’s Rise to Power
3. Herod Master of Palestine
4. Herod’s Murder of Mariamme and her Children
5. Herod’s Murder of his Heir, and Death
6. The Rise and Fall of Archelaus
7. Judaea under Roman Rule
8. War Clouds
9. The Outbreak of War
10. Josephus Governor of Galilee
11. The Coming of Vespasian and Titus
12. Josephus the Prisoner of Vespasian
13. Vespasian’s Conquering Advance
14. Factions in Jerusalem
15. Atrocities in the City. Vespasian’s Intervention
16. Vespasian Emperor
17. The Siege of Jerusalem – First Stages
18. Two Walls Captured
19. The Horrors of the Siege
20. Antonia Captured and Destroyed
21. The Temple Burnt and the City Taken
22. Jerusalem Destroyed: Roman Celebrations
23. Cleaning-up Operations
A. Bandits, Terrorists, Sicarii and Zealots
B. Roman Provincial Administration and Defence
C. Money
D. Josephus’ Calendar
E. Qumran
F. The Slavonic Versions of The Jewish War
Chronological Table
Maps and Plans:
The Eastern Mediterranean
Jerusalem in A. D. 70
Herod’s Temple Enclosure
Herod’s Temple
The Herodian Family
Glossary of Technical Terms

Product Details

Back to Top