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By Laurie Bluedorn

Use basic assets to reinforce your learn of historical history.

This 276-page book can be utilized to complement any historical background curriculum and is appropriate for a while ten via grownup. For this quantity, we combed during the books of sixteen historic authors to discover 137 major excerpts in regards to the period of time from A.D. fifty four to A.D. 70. We then prepared the excerpts chronologically and supplied the textual content and quotation for each.

Also to be had during this series:

Volume One: Julius Caesar
Volume : Alexander the Great
Volume 3: Augustus, Jesus Christ, and Tiberius
Volume 4: historical Egypt
Volume 5: Caligula, Claudius, and Paul
Volume Six: Nero, Paul, and the Destruction of Jerusalem

Contents of this Ebook

Tacitus
Annals
Claudius dies; Nero declared emperor (A.D. 54)

Josephus
Antiquities of the Jews
Claudius dies and Nero now principles; (A.D. 54)

Dio Cassius
Roman History
Claudius dies (A.D. 54)

Josephus
Antiquities of the Jews
Nero provides extra territory to Agrippa (A.D. 55)

Tacitus
Annals
Early years of Nero’s rule; Seneca is considered one of his counselors

Josephus
Antiquities of the Jews
At starting of Nero’s reign, Judea is stuffed with crime; Felix kills the excessive priest; the prophet from Egypt (A.D. 55)

Luke
Bible: Acts
The prophet from Egypt (A.D. 55)

Luke
Bible: Acts
Paul continues to be in Corinth an excellent whereas; travels to Ephesus; arrives at Caesarea and travels to Antioch of Syria (A.D. 56)

Luke
Bible: Acts
Paul starts off 3rd missionary trip; travels via Galatia and Phrygia (A.D. 56)

Josephus
The lifetime of Flavius Josephus
Josephus joins the Pharisees (A.D. 56)

Luke
Bible: Acts
Apollos switched over (A.D. 56)

Luke
Bible: Acts
Paul in Ephesus and surrounding components (A.D. 56-59)

Pliny
Natural History
Eclipse of the sunlight (A.D. 59)

Tacitus
Annals
Eclipse of the solar (A.D. 59)

Tacitus
Annals
Eclipse of the sunlight in Rome whereas sacrifice made on behalf of Agrippina who were killed by way of Nero (A.D. 59)

Dio Cassius
Roman History
Nero kills his mom Agrippina; eclipse of the sunlight (A.D. 59)

Luke
Bible: Acts
Paul leaves Ephesus and departs for Macedonia (A.D. 59)

Luke
Bible: Acts
Paul went from Macedonia into Greece, again via Macedonia and Asia and arrives in Jerusalem, finishing the 3rd missionary trip (A.D. 60)

Luke
Bible: Acts
Paul arrested through the Romans and stored in bonds by means of Felix in Caesarea for 2 entire years; Paul conversed usually with Felix (A.D. 60-62)

Tacitus
Annals
Earthquake destroys Laodicea (A.D. 60)

Josephus
Antiquities of the Jews
An argument among the Caesarean Jews and the Syrians (A.D. 61)

Josephus
Antiquities of the Jews
Ismael turns into excessive priest (A.D. 61)

Eusebius
The background of the Church
Mark the Evangelist dies (A.D. 61)

Josephus
The warfare of the Jews
Felix attempts to finish the argument among the Jews and Syrians of Caesarea through sending envoys from either side to Nero to argue their factors (A.D. 62)

Josephus
The lifetime of Flavius Josephus
Felix despatched a few monks as prisoners to Rome; Josephus is helping of their unencumber and turns into associates with Nero’s spouse (A.D. 62)

Luke
Bible: Acts
Paul nonetheless a prisoner in Caesarea while Porcius Festus arrives from Nero as Felix’s successor (A.D. 62)

Luke
Bible: Acts
Paul appears to be like sooner than Festus; Paul appeals to Caesar; Paul seems sooner than Agrippa and Bernice (A.D. 62)

Josephus
Antiquities of the Jews
Some Jews trip to Rome to accuse Felix ahead of Nero; Syrians get Nero to revoke a decree which secure the Jews in Caesarea (A.D. 62)

Tacitus
Annals
Seneca falls out of style with Nero

Tacitus
Annals
Felix’s brother Pallas killed by way of Nero (A.D. 62)

Josephus
Antiquities of the Jews
Conditions in Judea upon the arrival of Festus

Luke
Bible: Acts
Paul travels to Rome and is still below protect for 2 years (A.D. 62)

...and many more.

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