This volume presents in English translation the Slavonic version of Josephus Flavius' Jewish War, long inaccessible to Anglophone readers, according to N.A. Me erskij's scholarly edition, together with his erudite and wide-ranging study of literary, historical and philological aspects of the work, a textological apparatus and commentary. The synoptic layout of the Slavonic and Greek versions in parallel columns enables the reader to compare their content in detail. It will be seen that the divergences are far more extensive than those indicated hitherto.Book I XXV1.3 525 526 527 528 529 XXVI.4 530 Book I 531 XXVI.6 532 533 XXVII 1 534 535 ... And once again seizing his opportunity, Antipater loosed many slanderers against both his brothers, [saying]: ... In spite of the weakness of the accusers, [Herod] had both his sons locked up. though not yet fettered, and praisedanbsp;...
|Title||:||Josephus' Jewish War and Its Slavonic Version|
|Author||:||Flavius Josèphe, Nikita Aleksandrovich Meshcherskiĭ|
|Publisher||:||BRILL - 2003|