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The History of the Jewish People in the Age of Jesus Christ: Volume 1 Paperback – 30 Jan 2015


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  • Paperback: 640 pages
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury T&T Clark; Revised edition (30 Jan. 2015)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0567501612
  • ISBN-13: 978-0567501615
  • Product Dimensions: 13.9 x 4.8 x 21.6 cm
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'...a first-rate textbook on the intertestamental period.' --Menahem Stern, Journal of Jewish Studies

The obsolete has been excised from text, notes, and bibliographies, which have all been revised. And of course a quantity of wholly new material, unknown to Schürer, has had to be incorporated, such as archaeological finds, the Qumran and Bar Kokhba documents and the Babylonian tablets which have recently been throwing light on obscure areas of Seleucid (and Parthian) chronology...All that was best in the original has been preserved: notably its depth of learning, laudable succinctness, and remarkable clarity of organization. --The Classical Review, Malcolm Colledge

'The appearance of Vol. I of the new Schürer is of such significance that it is not exceeded in importance by any recent publicati9on and approached by very few. Schürer is the handbook par excellence for scholars, who are now in greatest debt to the editors for a labor of devotion and an achievement of sheer excellence...It is impossible to overpraise this volume.' --Samuel Sandmel, The Classical World

About the Author

Emil Schurer (1844 1910) was a German Protestant theologian. He lectured at Leipzig, Giessen, Kiel, and Göttingen and founded and edited the journal Theologische Literaturzeitung. He devoted most of his scholarly life to the creation of his magisterial work on the Jewish People in the Age of Jesus Christ.

Geza Vermes, F.B.A., was Professor Emeritus of Jewish Studies and Emeritus Fellow of Wolfson College, University of Oxford UK, and Director of the Forum of Qumran Research at the Oxford Centre for Hebrew and Jewish Studies, UK.

Fergus Millar, F.B.A., is Emeritus Camden Professor of Ancient History in the Faculty of Oriental Studies at the University of Oxford, UK.

Matthew Black, F.B.A., was Emeritus Professor of Biblical Criticism, and former Principal of St. Mary's College at the University of St. Andrews, UK.

Pamela Vermes was former Literary Editor of the Journal of Jewish Studies, Oxford, UK.


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