The Near East Under Roman Rule: Selected Papers

  title={The Near East Under Roman Rule: Selected Papers},
  author={Benjamin H. Isaac},
The studies in this collection deal with a variety of subjects. Their focus is the Roman Empire in the East, the Roman Army, Judaea in the Roman period, and Jewish history. Inscriptions are published within them and literary sources discussed. First, Judaea in the period before the arrival of the Romans as well as under Roman rule forms the centre of attention. Here, articles on specific documents are presented and historical problems discussed ranging from the Seleucid period to the Later… Expand