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Josephus

first-century Romano-Jewish scholar, historian and hagiographer

Flavius Josephus (AD 37 – c. 100) was a Jewish writer and historian who wrote a book about in the First Jewish–Roman War and destruction of Jerusalem in 70 AD/CE. He also wrote briefly about Jesus, some decades after Jesus died.

During the First Jewish-Roman War he fought against the Romans until his surrender in 67.