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Josephus by Bentwich, Norman De Mattos

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Published by R. West in Philadelphia .
Written in English


  • Josephus, Flavius,
  • Jewish historians -- Biography

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Edition Notes

Statementby Norman Bentwich.
LC ClassificationsDS115.9.J6 B4 1978
The Physical Object
Pagination266 p., [2] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages266
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4717497M
ISBN 100849235235
LC Control Number78004126

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