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The city in Roman Palestine

by Daniel Sperber

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Palestine,
  • Palestine.
    • Subjects:
    • Cities and towns, Ancient -- Palestine,
    • Jews -- History -- 70-638,
    • Rabbinical literature -- History and criticism,
    • Palestine -- Civilization -- History -- To 1500,
    • Palestine -- Antiquities

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementDaniel Sperber.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS111.1 .S74 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 200 p. :
      Number of Pages200
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL368002M
      ISBN 10019509882X
      LC Control Number98028559

      This section of the book is lavishly illustrated with black and white plates, taken from site reports. Following the corpus is a table summarizing the data, facilitating comparison and analysis of the theaters. Segal has assembled a book that neatly summarizes data about the theaters of Roman Palestine and Provincia Arabia. By analyzing the architecture and urban layout of cities in Roman Palestine as perceived and inhabited by the rabbis, Klein offers a way to think about the imperial context from a new perspective. He is currently completing a book manuscript on rabbinic spatial politics in the late antique city.

      First-century C.E. Jerusalem was impressive by anyone’s standards. With a population of tens of thousands—by some estimates, even , or more—it was the largest city in Roman naturalist Pliny the Elder (23–79 C.E.) described it as “the most famous city in the East, not just in Judea” (Natural History ).. Its primary source of prestige was the Second Temple. Palestine: A Traveller's Guide is an insider's look at where, and how, Palestinians live today. This remarkable tour through the historic Palestinian homeland is guided by some of the country's most gifted writers, journalists, academics and photographers. Intimate and honest, this guidebook offers an insider's key to understanding the Palestinians and their relationship to their homeland.

      A Historical Introduction to the New Testament by Robert M. Grant Chapter Palestine In Graeco-Roman Times. Palestine, situated at the eastern end of the Mediterranean, has always been a buffer area in relation to the powers to the north, the east and the south. Daniel Sperber. The City in Roman Palestine. Oxford: Oxford University Press. viii, pp. This book attempts a synthetic overview of select aspects of the city in Roman Palestine--primarily as built environment, but also addressing material on the administration and regulation of such urban institutions as marketplaces, including.


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