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Jewish relationships with the art of ancient Greece and Rome

Vermeule, Cornelius Clarkson

Jewish relationships with the art of ancient Greece and Rome

("Judaea capta sed non devicta")

by Vermeule, Cornelius Clarkson

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Published by Department of Classical Art, Museum of Fine Arts in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sculpture, Jewish,
  • Sculpture, Greco-Roman,
  • Art, Jewish

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 53

    StatementCornelius Vermeule
    SeriesArt of antiquity ; pt. 2 -- v. 4,, Art of antiquity -- v. 4, pt. 2
    ContributionsMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 117 p. :
    Number of Pages117
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14453138M
    ISBN 10878461116

    2) For a more detailed explanation of the brutality of the ancient world see my first book: WorldPerfect-The Jewish Impact on Civilization, Health Communications Inc., 3) For an excellent overview of Greek warfare see: Peter Connolly. Greece and Rome at : Greenhill Books, 4) Talmud-Yoma 69a. Using historical events from Ancient Rome to explain economic principles, this book shows the consequences that occur when a society ignores “Uncle Eric's Model.” Will the U.S. repeat the mistakes of Ancient Rome? This book can be used for studying Ancient Rome, Economics, Government, and US History. Paper, 96 pages. Ages adult. # $


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Jewish relationships with the art of ancient Greece and Rome. Cambridge, Mass.: Department of Classical Art, Museum of Fine Arts, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Cornelius C Vermeule; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

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