A Jew Among Romans: The Life and Legacy of Flavius Josephus
From the acclaimed biographer, screenwriter, and novelist Frederic Raphael, here is an audacious history of Josephus (37-c.100), the Jewish general turned Roman historian, whose emblematic betrayal is a touchstone for the Jew alone in the Gentile world.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Luftwaffe_Flak - LibraryThing
Its hard to even describe this book, its part biography, part a dissection of Josephus' writing, and mostly an examination of Judaism through the lens of the time period and after. The biography and ... Read full review
A JEW AMONG ROMANS: The Life and Legacy of Flavius JosephusUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
Novelist, screenwriter and biographer Raphael (Ifs and Buts, 2011, etc.) succeeds admirably in recovering the reputation of much-maligned historian Titus Flavius Josephus (37-100).Born to a prominent ... Read full review
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