The history of ancient Israel by Michael Grant

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This history examines ancient Israel's relations with the great empires which shaped its development, and also the changing internal structure of the state. Excavations tell part of the tale, but the major source is the Hebrew Bible, which contains much of the world's earliest written history.

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Published January 1, 1984 by Scribner. 317 pages
Genres: History, Religion & Spirituality, Travel, Education & Reference. Non-fiction

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He is consistently tactful, as in this concluding judgment of Herod the Great, the brilliant, bloodthirsty Idumean: ""If his domestic catastrophes are left to one side, he attained almost as much greatness as was possible for any man of his epoch who was not a Roman."" Grant provides a good short...

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