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Flavius Josephus

(b. 37 ad)


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(ad 37–c. 98),

a Jewish statesman and soldier. He came to Rome with Titus, was honoured with Roman citizenship, and devoted himself to study. He wrote in Greek a History of the Jewish War and Jewish Antiquities, which is a history of the Jews down to ad 66.

Subjects: Religion.


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