Jews in a Graeco-Roman World

October 31, 2020
Jews in a Graeco-Roman World

This book collects studies of the social, cultural, andreligious history of the Jews in the Graeco-Roman world. Thesixteen contributors--some specialists in Jewish history, others inclassical studies--tackle the extent to which Jews in this perioddiffered from other peoples in the Mediterranean region, and howmuch Jewish evidence can be used for the history of the widerclassical world.