Herodian Dynasty

Herodian Dynasty

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The Herodian Dynasty was a Jewish dynasty of Idumean descent, client Kings of Roman Iudaea Province between 37 BCE and 92 CE.During the time of the Hasmonean ruler John Hyrcanus 134-104 BCE, Israel conquered Edom (which the Romans called Idumea) and forced the Edomites to convert to Judaism.The Edomites were integrated into the Jewish people. In the days of Alexander Jannaeus one of them, Antipas, was appointed governor of Edom.His son Antipater, founder of the Herodian Dynasty, was the head adviser of Hyrcanus II and managed to establish a good relationship with the Romans, who at that time (63 BCE) had conquered Israel.
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  • Paperback | 88 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 141g
  • Fidel
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135919768
  • 9786135919769