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Index of Proper Names

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This section presents a list of proper names occurring in the book The Jewish People in the First Century. The book focuses on the social and economic structure, and religious and cultural life and institutions of Jewish society. Within the Roman Empire a drastic change in the Jewish economic position took place under Trajan in Egypt, Cyrenaica and Cyprus, and repercussions of this upheaval may also have been felt in Syria. Trajan's invasion of Mesopotamia and Babylonia, caused the Jewish communities there considerable losses and can hardly have left their economies unscathed.

Keywords: Babylonia; Cyprus; Cyrenaica; Egypt; Jewish society; Mesopotamia; Roman empire



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