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Title Herod and Augustus : papers presented at the IJS conference, 21st-23rd June 2005 / edited by David M. Jacobson and Nikos Kokkinos.

Imprint Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2009.

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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 502 pages) : illustrations, plans.
Series IJS studies in Judaica ; v. 6
IJS studies in Judaica ; v. 6.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Augustus and Herodian ideology -- Literary and documentary evidence -- Augustan and Herodian building programmes -- Individual Herodian sites -- Applied arts in the Herodian kingdom -- Administration and client network -- Religion under Augustus and Herod.
Summary Elucidates the phenomenon of Herod the Great in the context of the Roman imperial order inaugurated by Augustus. It illuminates Herod's pre-eminent role in the Augustan client network and his remarkable energies, expressed in an extensive building programme which has left substantial remains.
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Subject Herod I, King of Judea, 73 B.C.-4 B.C. -- Influence -- Congresses.
Augustus, Emperor of Rome, 63 B.C.-14 A.D. -- Influence -- Congresses.
Jews -- History -- 168 B.C.-135 A.D. -- Congresses.
Architecture, Roman -- Palestine -- Congresses.
Palestine -- History -- To 70 A.D. -- Congresses.
Rome -- History -- Augustus, 30 B.C.-14 A.D. -- Congresses.
Palestine -- Antiquities, Roman -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Jacobson, David M.
Kokkinos, Nikos, 1955-
Other Form: Print version: Herod and Augustus. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2009 (DLC) 2008019713
ISBN 9789047443094 (electronic bk.)
9047443098 (electronic bk.)
9789004165465 (alk. paper)
9004165460 (alk. paper)
Standard No. 10.1163/ej.9789004165465.i-418