Table of Contents:
  • Intro; Out-Heroding Herod: Josephus, Rhetoric, and the Herod Narratives; CONTENTS; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Introduction; I. Historiographies; II. Herod's Portrait in the Jewish War; III. Herod's Portrait in the Jewish Antiquities; Conclusion; Appendix One-Modern Scholarship; Appendix Two-BJ 1.201-673 / AJ 14.156-17.200: An Outline of the Parallel Narratives; Appendix Three-Rhetorical Tools in Use in BJ and AJ outside the Herod Narratives; Bibliography; General Index; ANCIENT JUDAISM AND EARLY CHRISTIANITY