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Agrippa"s daughter.

Howard Fast

Agrippa"s daughter.

by Howard Fast

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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English


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His father was Aristobulus IV, son of Herod and Mariamne, and his mother was Berenice, daughter of Costobar the Edomite and Salome, sister of Herod. Agrippas ascended the throne of Judea in 37 C.E. Between Conqueror and Conquered Was; AGRIPPA'S DAUGHTER. By Howard Fast. pp. New York: Doubleday & Co. $

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(2) The history of Bernice, or Berenice (the name seems to have been a Macedonian form of Pherenice) reads like a horrible romance, or a page from the chronicles of the Borgias. She was the eldest daughter of Herod Agrippa I., and was married at an early age to her uncle the king of Chalcis. To the Most Honorable Lord, Most Illustrious Prince, Hermannus of Wyda, Prince Elector, Duke of Westphalia, and Augaria, Lord and Arch-prelate of Colonia, and Paderbornia, by his most gracious Master, Henry Cornelius Agrippa of Nettes-heym wisheth health. Behold now (most illustrious Prince, and most honorable Prelate!) the rest of the books of Occult Philosophy, or Magick, which I promised.


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Agrippa"s daughter by Howard Fast Download PDF EPUB FB2

The daughter of Israel’s King Agrippa I, Berenice is determined to free the kingdom of Israel from the shadow of the Roman Empire. But her plans are derailed after her husband, Shimeon, dies during a bloody civil war. When Berenice falls in love with Titus, son of the Roman Emperor, they devise an impossible plan to join the ruling lines of Author: Howard Fast.

Agrippa's Daughter is an emotional, deep, compassionate and compelling historical novel. It tells the story of Queen Berenice Bat Agrippa of Israel. Born in 28 CE, Berenice was the daughter of the King of Israel, Agrippa I, the grandson of Herod the Great/5(8).

Agrippa's daughter Bereniece is the central character in this Agrippas daughter. book fiction. They are the last dynastic line of Isreal and the grandson and great granddaughter of Herod the Great. Historic facts about her are in contrast to Howard Fast's portrayal. In the book she becomes a figure of virtue and a feeder and caretaker of the poor/5.

Agrippa's Daughter Agrippas daughter. book an emotional, deep, compassionate and compelling historical novel. It tells the story of Queen Berenice Bat Agrippa of Israel.

Born in 28 CE, Berenice was the daughter of the King of Israel, Agrippa I, the grandson Agrippas daughter. book Herod the Great. A Hasmonean Princess, Berenice was strikingly beautiful, with the flaming red hair of the /5(8). About this Item: Pocket Book, New York, Soft Cover.

Condition: Very Good. This x 7 softcover has pages. Re-haired, green-eyed, temestuous that was Berenice, the ravishing daughter of Agrippa, King of Israel. Some called her harlot, others saint.

But none could resist her. Seller Inventory #. Get this from a library. Agrippa's daughter. [Howard Fast] -- An account of Queen Berenice of Israel and her struggle against Roman overlords to preserve Jewish sovereignty in Palestine, first century A.D.

"Red-haired, green-eyed, and strong-willed Queen. Agrippa's Daughter is an emotional, deep, compassionate and compelling historical novel.

It tells the story of Queen Berenice Bat Agrippa of Israel. Born in 28 CE, Berenice was the daughter of the King of Israel, Agrippa I, the grandson of Herod the Great. Agrippa's Daughter is an emotional, deep, compassionate and compelling historical novel.

It tells the story of Queen Berenice Bat Agrippa of Israel. Born in 28 CE, Berenice was the daughter of the King of Israel, Agrippa I, the grandson of Herod the Great.

A Hasmonean Princess, Berenice was strikingly beautiful, with the flaming red hair of the Reviews: 7. Agrippa's Daughter by Howard Fast,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Agrippa's Daughter: Howard Fast: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience.

Marcus Agrippa (/ ə ˈ ɡ r ɪ p ə /; c. 63 BC – 12 BC) was a Roman general, statesman and architect. He was a close friend, son-in-law, and lieutenant to Augustus and was responsible for the construction of some of the most notable buildings in the history of Rome and for important military victories, most notably at the Battle of Actium in 31 BC against the forces of Mark Antony and.

The Book of Acts gives no further information on her subsequent life. Josephus states that they had a son named Marcus Antonius Agrippa and a daughter Antonia Clementiana.

Their son perished together with Drusilla, along with noted Roman historian Pliny the Elder plus most of the populations of Pompeii and Herculaneum in the AD 79 eruption of.

Genre/Form: Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Fast, Howard, Agrippa's daughter. London: Methuen,© (OCoLC) Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa, powerful deputy of Augustus, the first Roman emperor. He was chiefly responsible for the victory over Mark Antony at the Battle of Actium in 31 bc, and during Augustus’ reign he suppressed rebellions, founded colonies, and administered various parts of the Roman Empire.

AGRIPPA'S DAUGHTER!!. She is the most unlikeable, unsympathetic character that I've ever had the misfortune to come across.

Any additional comments. I'm going to have go back to my criteria of buying books that have positive WRITTEN reviews. This is the second book in as many weeks in which I am the first Audible listener to give it a review.

Berenice was a law unto herself. She certainly made the most of her royal status. She was the great-granddaughter of the ruthless, mentally unstable King Herod the Great and; daughter of Herod Agrippa I, a shrewd man and a close friend of the Roman emperor Claudius; she married well three times – she seemed to have inherited her father’s shrewd intellect.

Berenice of Cilicia, also known as Julia Berenice and sometimes spelled Bernice (Greek: Βερενίκη, Bereníkē; 28 – after 81), was a Jewish client queen of the Roman Empire during the second half of the 1st century. Berenice was a member of the Herodian Dynasty that ruled the Roman province of Judaea between 39 BCE and 92 CE.

She was the daughter of King Herod Agrippa I and a sister. Agrippa's Daughter by Howard Fast In order to begin to understand this story, it helps to have seen the television drama I, Claudius. That way, you can picture the actor who played Claudius' lifelong friend, the Jewish prince Herod Agrippa, and so you can at least place the heroine of this novel, Berenice, into a family, as Herod Agrippa's.

One other thing that Agrippa did to anger everyone hoping for a “purer” kingdom to come, was to “high-handedly” perpetuate the “wantonness” of his own virgin daughters. Josephus, bless him, tells us why they were so angered And thus did Agrippa depart this life.

But he left behind him a son, Agrippa by name, a youth. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio. An illustration of a " floppy disk.

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Roman soldier and statesman who commanded the fleet that defeated the forces of Mark Antony and Cleopatra at Actium (31). Agrippa (əˈɡrɪpə) n (Biography) Marcus Vipsanius (ˈmɑːkəs vɪpˈseɪnɪəs).

63–12 bc, Roman general: chief adviser and later son-in-law of Augustus A•grip•pa. The Book of Acts gives no further information on her subsequent life, though Josephus states that they had a son named Marcus Antonius Agrippa and a daughter Antonia Clementiana.

Their son perished together with Drusilla, along with noted Roman historian Pliny the Elder plus most of the populations of Pompeii and Herculaneum in the AD Agrippa I.

The grandson of Herod the Great, and son of Aristobulus and Bernice. The Roman emperor Caligula made him governor first of the territories of Philip, then of the tetrarchy of Lysanias, with the title of king ("king Herod"), and finally of that of Antipas, who was banished, and of Samaria and Judea.The New York Times–bestselling Lavette family saga from the author of Spartacus continues through the turmoil of Vietnam and the Civil Rights Movement.

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