Jews in the Mediterranean Diaspora (Paperback)

From Alexander to Trajan (323 Bce to 117 Ce)

By John M. G. Barclay

Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, 9780567086518, 544pp.

Publication Date: July 1, 2007

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Paperback (2/15/1999)

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The first book to provide a comprehensive survey of the history of the Jews in the Mediterranean Diaspora in the Hellenistic and early Roman period. Uniquely, it combines a study of all the important Jewish communities with a thorough examination of the Diaspora literature as a whole.An important reference for all scholars and students with an interest in Second Temple Judaism, Hellenistic Judaism and early Christianity.

About the Author

John M.G. Barclay is Lightfoot Professor of Divinity at the University of Durham, UK.