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Author Seeman, Chris, 1967-

Title Rome and Judea in transition : Hasmonean relations with the Roman Republic and the evolution of the high priesthood / Chris Seeman.

Published New York : Peter Lang, [2013]

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 UniM Bail  933.05 SEEM    AVAILABLE
Physical description xii, 511 pages ; 24 cm.
Series American university studies. Series VII, Theology and religion, 0740-0446 ; vol. 325.
American university studies. Series VII, Theology and religion ; v.325.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 487-504) and index.
Contents Chapter 1 International Background 13 -- Seleucid-Ptolemaic Conflict (300-198) 15 -- Coming of Rome 25 -- Conclusions 52 -- Chapter 2 Judean Background 54 -- Hellenistic Judea 55 -- High Priesthood 60 -- Early Seleucid Rule 67 -- Chapter 3 Maccabean Revolt 88 -- Antiochene Persecution 89 -- Revolt under Antiochus IV 93 -- Revolt under Antiochus V 102 -- Revolt under Demetrius I 106 -- Conclusions 110 -- Chapter 4 Judas Turns to Rome 113 -- 1 Maccabees 8 114 -- Other Witnesses 119 -- Roman Context 127 -- Conclusions 132 -- Chapter 5 Renewal under Jonathan and Simon 137 -- Jonathan (160-142) 138 -- Simon (142-134) 150 -- Conclusions 171 -- Chapter 6 Renewal under John Hyrcanus 173 -- Career (134-104) 174 -- Relations with Rome 184 -- Conclusions 200 -- Chapter 7 From Eulogy to Silence 203 -- Rome and the Maccabean Narrative 204 -- Rome and the Hasmonean State 218 -- Conclusions 234 -- Chapter 8 Pompey Intervenes 244 -- Anatolian Context 245 -- Syrian Context 250 -- Judean Context 256 -- Conclusions 269 -- Chapter 9 Pompeian Settlement 272 -- Ratification (62-59) 272 -- Gabinius (57-54) 275 -- Crassus and Cassius (54-51) 289 -- Conclusions 294 -- Chapter 10 Civil War 298 -- Events 299 -- Caesarean Decrees 322 -- Asian Documents 333 -- Conclusions 340 -- Chapter 11 Triumviral Period 342 -- Ratifying Caesar's Judean Acta 342 -- Syria under Cassius and Antony 350 -- Parthian Invasion 359 -- Conclusions 363.
Language notes Includes text in ancient Greek with an English translation.
Subject Jews -- History -- 586 B.C.-70 A.D.
Maccabees.
Jewish high priests -- History.
ISBN 9781433121036 (hbk. : acid-free paper)
1433121034 (hbk. : acid-free paper)
9781453910740 (ebook)