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Jews in the Roman world by Grant, Michael

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Published by Dorset Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Jews -- Rome -- History,
  • Jews -- History -- 168 B.C.-135 A.D

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementMichael Grant.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 347 p. :
Number of Pages347
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21086997M
ISBN 100880290250
OCLC/WorldCa11769826

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