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    DescriptionAs the ruler of Judea from 76 to 67 B.C.E., Queen Salome Alexandra (ca. 141 b.c.e.-67 b.c.e.) appointed the kingdom's high priest, led its men in battle, subjugated neighboring kings, and stopped the religious violence that plagued her society. Presiding over Judea's greatest period of peace and prosperity, she shaped the Judaism of Jesus' day as well as our own. Virtually unknown today, Queen Salome remained so unique that historians have largely ignored her rather than try to explain the perplexing circumstances that brought her to power. This volume recreates Queen Salome's fascinating life and the time in which she lived--an age when women ruled the Middle East.


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    Title
    Queen Salome
    Subtitle
    Jerusalem's Warrior Monarch of the First Century B.C.E.
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Kenneth Atkinson
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 284
    Width: 152 mm
    Height: 229 mm
    Thickness: 20 mm
    Weight: 412 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780786470020
    ISBN 10: 078647002X
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25540
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.1
    BIC E4L: HIS
    BIC subject category V2: HBLA
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 03
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    DC22: B
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 01
    LC subject heading:
    Libri: I-HP
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    B&T General Subject: 431
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/ANCIEN
    B&T Approval Code: A40303000
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 56
    BISAC V2.8: HIS002000
    B&T Approval Code: A15304500
    BISAC V2.8: BIO000000
    LC subject heading: ,
    BISAC V2.8: HIS019000
    LC subject heading: ,
    DC22: 933/.04092
    LC classification: DS121.8.A5 A85 2012
    DC23: 933.04092
    Publisher
    McFarland & Co Inc
    Imprint name
    McFarland & Co Inc
    Publication date
    31 July 2012
    Publication City/Country
    Jefferson, NC