5 edition of Near East under Roman rule found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||by Benjamin Isaac.|
|Series||Mnemosyne, bibliotheca classica Batava., 177|
|LC Classifications||DS62.2 .I85 1998|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvii, 481 p. :|
|Number of Pages||481|
|LC Control Number||97040147|
When the Romans replaced the Seleucids as the great power in the region, they granted the Hasmonean king, Hyrcanus II, limited authority under the Roman governor of Damascus. The Jews were hostile to the new regime, and the following years witnessed frequent insurrections. Several of the biblical books set in the Achaemenid period are thought by scholars to have been redacted during the earlier period of the second Iranian empire, that of the Parthians (c. BCE – CE). Under Ancient Persian rule, many Jews returned from exile to the province that became known as “Yehud” (Judah), the Second Temple was.
In his prologue to The Roman Near East, Fergus Millar claims that a small stone altar found at Dura-Europos encapsulates the intricate social reality found in the Roman Near East. The altar reads, "To the Ancestral God, Zeus Betylos, of those by the Orontes, Aurelios Diphilianos, soldier of the legion IV Scythica Antoniniana, has offered (this Reviews: 8. The sandal nail was a minor discovery, extracted from the soil beneath an overgrown pasture at the base of Kalkriese (the word may derive from Old High German for limestone), a foot-high hill.
Egypt: Our look at the powers surrounding and influencing ancient Israelite history at various times begins with Egypt, because it is the memory of the exodus of the Hebrews from slavery to Pharao in Egypt that constitutes the founding myth of the nation.(Cf. Deuteronomy and elsewhere). As ancient and sophisticated as, but quite distinct from, the culture of the Sumerians in. From Augustus to Constantine, the Roman Empire in the Near East expanded step by step, southward to the Red Sea and eastward across the Euphrates to the Tigris. In a remarkable work of interpretive history, Fergus Millar shows us this world as it was forged into the Roman provinces of Syria, Judaea, Arabia, and Mesopotamia/5(3).
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The studies in this collection deal with a variety of subjects. Their focus is the Roman Empire in the East, the Roman army, Judaea in the Roman period, and Jewish history. Inscriptions are published in them and literary sources discussed.
First, Judaea in the period before the arrival of the Romans as well as under Roman rule forms the centre of attention.
Ethnic Groups in Judaea under Roman Rule Orientals and Jews in the Historia Augusta: Fourth-Century Prejudice and Stereotypes Eusebius and the Geography of Roman ProvincesCited by: : The Near East Under Roman Rule: Selected Papers (Mnemosyne, Bibliotheca Classica Batava Supplementum) (Mnemosyne, Supplements) (): Isaac, Professor of Classics Benjamin: BooksCited by: Download The Near East Under Roman Rule books, This is a collection of studies on the Roman Near East and Judaea, on Jewish history in the Roman period and on the Roman army in general.
It includes papers on literary sources and inscriptions. Newly published material and recent studies are. Their focus is the Roman Empire in the East, the Roman army, Judaea in the Roman period, and Jewish history. Inscriptions are published in them and literary sources discussed. First, Judaea in the period before the arrival of the Romans as well as under Roman rule forms the centre of by: "Hierarchy and Command-Structure in the Roman Army" published on 01 Jan by : Benjamin Isaac.
Ethnic Groups in Judaea under Roman Rule Orientals and Jews in the Historia Augusta: Fourth-Century Prejudice and Stereotypes Eusebius and the Geography of Roman Provinces.
The Geographical Expansion of Roman Rule. The Roman Military. The Development of the Cities Under Roman Rule. Rural Areas and Communication Networks. Material Culture and Economic Development. The Impact of Roman Rule on Cults and. The Roman Empire (Latin: Imperium Romanum [ɪmˈpɛri.ũː roːˈmaːnũː]; Koinē Greek: Βασιλεία τῶν Ῥωμαίων, romanized: Basileía tōn Rhōmaíōn) was the post-Republican period of ancient a polity it included large territorial holdings around the Mediterranean Sea in Europe, Northern Africa, and Western Asia ruled by emperors.
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The history of the Jews in the Roman Empire traces the interaction of Jews and Romans during the period of the Roman Empire (27 BCE – CE ). Their cultures began to overlap in the centuries just before the Christianas part of the Jewish diaspora, migrated to Rome and Roman Europe from the Land of Israel, Asia Minor, Babylon and Alexandria in response to economic hardship and.
The Near East under Roman rule by Benjamin H. Isaac,Brill edition, in EnglishCited by: : Tradition and Transformation. Egypt under Roman Rule (Culture and History of the Ancient Near East) (): edited by Katja LembkeMartina Minas-Nerpeland Stefan Pfeiffer, Katja Lembke, Martina Minas-nerpel, Stefan Pfeiffer: Books.
Caesarea Maritima (/ ˌ s ɛ s ə ˈ r iː ə m ə ˈ r ɪ t ɪ m ə /; Greek: Παράλιος Καισάρεια Parálios Kaisáreia), formerly Strato's Tower, also known as Caesarea Palestinae, was an ancient city in the Sharon Plain on the coast of the Mediterranean, now in ruins and included in an Israeli national park.
The city and harbour were built under Herod the Great during c. Jerusalem - Jerusalem - Roman rule: For some time Rome had been expanding its authority in Asia, and in 63 bce the Roman triumvir Pompey the Great captured Jerusalem. A clash with Jewish nationalism was averted for a while by the political skill of a remarkable family whose most illustrious member was Herod the Great.
Herod was of Edomite descent, though of Jewish faith, and was allied through. The history of Palestine is the study of the past in the region of Palestine, generally defined as a geographic region in the Southern Levant between the Mediterranean Sea and the Jordan River (where Israel and Palestine are today), and various adjoining lands.
Situated at a strategic point between Europe, Asia, and Africa, and the birthplace of Judaism and Christianity, the region has a long. Get this from a library. The Near East under Roman rule: selected papers. [Benjamin H Isaac] -- The studies in this collection deal with a variety of subjects.
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Find more. Ancient Near East. Bronze Age. The area now known as Lebanon first appeared in recorded history around BC as a group of coastal cities and a heavily forested hinterland.
Roman rule. Inscription in Greek and Latin on one of the tombs found in the Under the Romans, Berytus was enriched by the dynasty of Herod the Great.
Map of the Achaemenid Empire of Persia. This map reveals the expansion of the Persian Empire from Cyrus the Great to Darius I, BC. The Persian Achaemenid Empire was actually the last great empire of the ancient Near East. Its boundaries extended from the Aegean Sea in the west to the Indus River in the east, such a large empire was created in just a little over 10 years by Cyrus II the.Africa, in ancient Roman history, the first North African territory of Rome, at times roughly corresponding to modern Tunisia.
It was acquired in bc after the destruction of Carthage at the end of the Third Punic War. Initially, the province comprised the territory that had been subject to.Family disputes, however, led to Roman intervention in 63 bc. Under Roman control, Herod the Great was made king of Judaea in 37 bc and later of all Palestine (20–4 bc).
After Herod’s death the country was ruled alternately by Herod’s direct descendants and by Roman procurators.