The Alexandrian riots of 38 C.E. and the persecution of the Jews a historical reconstruction / by Sandra Gambetti

Author(s): Gambetti, Sandra
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Subjects: Alexandria (Egypt)--History
Alexandria (Egypt)--Ethnic relations
Alexandria (Egypt)--Politics and government
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Jews--Egypt--Alexandria--History--To 1500
Jews--Persecutions--Egypt--Alexandria--History--To 1500
Jews--Legal status, laws, etc.--Egypt--Alexandria--History--To 1500
Riots--Egypt--Alexandria--History--To 1500
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2009
Series: Supplements to the Journal for the study of Judaism v. 135
LC Classification: D, DS
Physical Description: viii, 336 p. : map ; 25 cm
Additional Authors: ebrary, Inc
Notes: LCCN: 2009025041
ISBN: 9789004138469 (hbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9004138463 (hbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [293]-314) and indexes
Contents: Unwrapping Philo's narrative -- The rights of residence of Alexandrian Jews in the Ptolemaic period -- The rights of residence of Alexandrian Jews in the Roman period -- The prefecture of Flaccus : the early years -- The precedent for the riots -- Spring 38 C.E. -- Agrippa in Alexandria -- The riots of 38 C.E. -- The cultural and religious background of the riots -- The years 39 and 41 C.E. -- Conclusions -- Appendices. The chronology ; The replacement of the prefect of Egypt at the emperor's death ; The prefect's jurisdiction over matters of status ; The topography of Alexandria ; Ethnics, patris, and the case of Alexandreus
Reproduction notes: Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2010. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries
OCLC Number: ebr10372708
ISBN/ISSN: 9789004138469