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E22: Resistance, Adaptation, and the Maccabees

The Great Courses Presents: Reading Biblical Literature - Genesis to Revelation

1 Maccabees. Dive into Jewish life under Greek rule in the 2nd century BC in 1 Maccabees. View the struggle for Jewish independence as a dramatic story marked by the tension between resistance and adaptation. Also, consider the debate over whether or not