The Antiquities of the Jews, Volume 1
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More informationAntiquities of the Jews was a work published by the important Jewish historian Flavius Josephus about the year 93 or 94. It is a history of the Jewish people, written in Greek for Josephus' gentile patrons. Beginning with the creation of Adam and Eve, it follows the events of the historical books of the Hebrew Bible, but sometimes omits or adds information. (Summary by Wikipedia)
Volume 1 contains Books 1-5 and ends with the dedication of Samuel and death of Eli the priest.