Book Details

Author  Peter Richardson
Publisher  University of South Carolina Press
Publication Date   November 1, 1996
ISBN  1570031363
Pages  360

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This book provides a stunning look at the king who had an extraordinary impact on Roman-era Palestine. The author integrates historical, archaeological, and social analyses, writing with clarity and enthusiasm for his subject. The charts, maps and diagrams make this a very accessible tool for use in the classroom. Richardson portrays Herod in the complexity of his Judean and Roman frameworks.

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