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Complete Works of Josephus

Delphi Ancient Classics

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Born in Jerusalem, Josephus was a man of high descent, who became learned in Jewish law and Greek literature. After defecting to Rome, he was granted citizenship and became an advisor to the Emperor Titus, serving as translator during the Siege of Jerusalem. Josephus' works provide valuable insight into first century Judaism and the background of Early Christianity. Delphi's Ancient Classics series provides eReaders with the wisdom of the Classical world, with both English translations and the original Greek texts. This comprehensive eBook presents Josephus' complete works, with beautiful illustrations, informative introductions and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1)

  • Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Josephus' life and works

  • Features the complete extant works of Josephus, in both English translation and the original Greek

  • Concise introductions to the historical books and other works

  • Includes William Whiston's celebrated translations

  • Excellent formatting of the texts

  • Easily locate the works and sections you want to read with individual contents tables

  • Provides a special dual English and Greek text, allowing readers to compare the sections paragraph by paragraph – ideal for students

  • Features a bonus biography – discover Josephus' ancient world

  • Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genresPlease note: some Kindle software programs cannot display Greek characters correctly; however the characters do display correctly on Kindle devices.Please visit delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titlesCONTENTS:The Translations

    WAR OF THE JEWS

    ANTIQUITIES OF THE JEWS

    AGAINST APIO

    LIFE OF FLAVIUS JOSEPHUS

    DISCOURSE TO THE GREEKS CONCERNING HADESThe Greek Texts

    LIST OF GREEK TEXTSThe Dual Texts

    DUAL GREEK AND ENGLISH TEXTSThe Biography

    JOSEPHUS by Norman BentwichPlease visit delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titles

  • Publication Details

    Publisher:
    PublishDrive
    Imprint:
    Delphi Classics
    Publication Date:
    2015
    Series:
    Delphi Ancient Classics

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    • OverDrive Read 14.1 MB
    • Adobe EPUB eBook 14.1 MB
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