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Rome, the Greek World, and the EastVolume 3: The Greek World, the Jews, and the East$
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Fergus Millar, Hannah M. Cotton, and Guy MacLean Rogers

Print publication date: 2006

Print ISBN-13: 9780807830307

Published to North Carolina Scholarship Online: September 2014

DOI: 10.5149/9780807876657_millar

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Hellenistic History in a Near Eastern Perspective: The Book of Daniel*

Hellenistic History in a Near Eastern Perspective: The Book of Daniel*

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(p.51) Chapter Three Hellenistic History in a Near Eastern Perspective: The Book of Daniel*
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Rome, the Greek World, and the East
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Fergus Millar

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University of North Carolina Press
DOI:10.5149/9780807876657_millar.9

This chapter analyses the structure of the Book of Daniel's text that shows Near Eastern history from the sixth century up to the 160s bc The Book of Daniel, written in the 160s bc, incorporates a series of narratives relating the impact on the Jewish community of Near Eastern empires, going back through the Persian Empire of the Achaemenids to the Babylonian and Assyrian empires.

Keywords:   Book of Daniel, Near Eastern history, Jewish community, Near Eastern empires, Persian Empire, Achaemenids, Babylonian Empire, Assyrian Empire

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