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A Short History of the Hebrews to the Roman Period, Paperback / softback Book

A Short History of the Hebrews to the Roman Period Paperback / softback


In this book, first published in 1901, Ottley chronicles the development of the Jewish people from the first accounts in Genesis to the reign of King Herod the Great in the late 1st century BCE.

Ottley's history includes seven maps of relevant biblical territories as well as chronological tables comparing developments among the Jews with those of contemporaneous ancient civilizations and a list of documentary sources.

This book will be of use to anyone with an interest in Jewish history and in the history of the ancient world.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 348 pages
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Ancient history: to c 500 CE
  • ISBN: 9781107639850



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