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Studies in the history of the Roman Province of Syria.

by Gustave Adolphus Harrer

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Published by Univ. Press in Princeton .
Written in English


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Pagination94 p.,
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They culminate with Zenobia, Queen of Palmyra, whose life provides a fitting grand finale to the first three millennia of Syria's recorded history. The conclusion looks forward to the Muslim conquest in the 7th century AD: in many ways the opening chapter in the equally complex and often troubled history of /5(5). 63 BCE: The Roman general Pompey defeats the Seleucid Antiochus XIII and incorporates Syria as a province of the Roman empire. 27 BCE: Tarsus is capital of Roman province of Syria-Cilicia Phoenice. 66 CE - 73 CE: Syrian troops participate in the First Jewish-Roman War.

His forthcoming book is much more general, starting from early times, through Roman and Ottoman times up till now. It is an excellent and balanced analysis of Syrian contemporary history, enabling readers to access and understand the wide-ranging complexities of Syria today. Syria, country located on the east coast of the Mediterranean Sea in southwestern Asia. The capital is Damascus. Find a geographical and historical treatment of Syria, including maps, statistics, and a survey of its people, economy, and government, in this article.

The Levant: Crossroads of Late Antiquity. History, Religion, and Archaeology / Le Levant: Carrefour de l'Antiquité tardive explores the monumental, religious, and social developments that took place in the Roman province of Syria during the 3rd through 6th centuries CE. Ellen Bradshaw Aitken and John M. Fossey bring together the work of twenty scholars of archaeology, art history, religious.   This video is about Syrian Roman Province Project. This video is unavailable.


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Studies in the History of the Roman Province of Syria (Book) Book Details. ISBN. Title. Studies in the History of the Roman Province of Syria. Author. Harrer, Gustave Adolphus. Publisher. Wipf and Stock. Publication Date.

Buy This Book. The Ancient History Encyclopedia logo is a registered EU trademark. Genre/Form: Academic theses History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Harrer, Gustave Adolphus, Studies in the history of the Roman province of Syria.

Studies in the History of the Roman Province of Syria [Harrer, Gustave Adolphus] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Studies in the History of the Roman Province of SyriaCited by: 3. Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

Skip to main content. This banner text can have markup Studies in the history of the Roman province of Syria Item Preview Studies in the history of the Roman province of Syria by Harrer, Gustave Adolphus, Pages: Roman Syria was an early Roman province, annexed to the Roman Republic in 64 BC by Pompey in the Third Mithridatic War, following the defeat of Armenian King Tigranes the Great.

Following the partition of the Herodian Kingdom into tetrarchies in 6 AD, it was gradually absorbed into Roman provinces, with Roman Syria annexing Iturea and TrachonitisCapital: Antioch. The rampant spread of Piracy along the southern coast of modern Turkey (Cilicia, Lycia and Pamphylia) brought further Roman interference.

In 66 BC, a campaign led by Pompey the Great essentially brought the whole region, Syria included, under Roman control. In 64 BC, Syrian Kings were ousted, and Pompey officially annexed Syria as a Roman province.

Studies in the history of the Roman province of Arabia: the northern sector. [Henry Innes MacAdam] Studies in the history of the Roman province of Arabia. Oxford, England: B.A.R., (OCoLC) taken by the American Archaeological Expedition to Syria in and the Princeton University Archaeological Expeditions to Syria.

Syria became a province of Rome in 64 B.C. It is referenced at least eight times in the KJV (MatthewLukeActs41, and Galatians ). Within its boundaries is the region known as Phoenicia (called Phenice or Phenicia in the KJV), which is mentioned three times in the New Testament.

Now those who had been scattered by the persecution that arose concerning. page note 1 Harrer, G. A., Studies in the History of the Roman Province of Syria, Princeton University Press, (It is cited as Syria in this article.) Platnauer, Maurice, The Life and Reign of the Emperor Lucius Septimius Severus, Oxford University Press, Hasebroek, Johannes, Untersuchungen zur Geschichte des Kaisers Septimius Severus, Heidelberg, Author: G.

Harrer. 46 rows  The Roman Province of Judea: The Turbulent History and Legacy of Rome's Rule in Ancient. Book Description. The study of Syria as a Roman province has been neglected by comparison with equivalent geographical regions such as Italy, Egypt, Greece and even Gaul.

It was, however, one of the economic powerhouses of the empire from its annexation until after the empire’s dissolution. Ancient Syria was a region referred to often in the Bible. In one well-known account, the apostle Paul cited the “road to Damascus”—the largest city in Syria—as the place where he had.

Syria became a province of Rome in 64 BC, which is where this appears on the Biblical Timeline Poster with World to this, The Seleucid Empire was formed around B.C. and the Seleucid rulers set up their empire’s capitol in Antioch, Syria. After the Empire was forged, it began a constant series of wars against its enemies.

Rome's acquisition of Judea and subsequent involvement in the affairs of that long-troubled area came about in largely indirect fashion. For centuries Judea had been under the control of the Hellenistic Greek monarchy centered in Syria and known as the Seleucid empire, one of the successor states to the far greater empire of Alexander the Great, who conquered the vast reaches of the Persian.

The name Syria is latinized from the (Greek Συρία Suría). Herodotus used it loosely to refer to Cappadocia. In Greek usage, Συρία Suría and Ασσυρία Assuría were used almost interchangeably, but in the Roman Empire, Syria and Assyria came to be used as distinct geographical terms.

"Syria" in the Roman Empire period referred to the region of Syria (the western Levant, "those. Syria as a Roman Province, by E. Bouchier (Oxford, ), in searchable pdf pages, with a map and plate of coins.

An account of the life and manners, the literature, and antiquities of central Syria and Phoenicia in Roman times, with occasional references to more outlying districts, such as Palmyra, Commagene, and Roman Arabia.

the roman province ofjudeaofiudeajudeaof A historical overview john E hall the coiningcoming ofrome tojudea romes acquisition ofofjudeajudea and subsequent involvement in the affairs ofthat long troubled area came about in largely indirect fashion for centuries judea had been under the control ofthe hel- lenisticlenistic greek monarchy centered in syria and known as the seleu- cid empire one Cited by: 1.

Ancient Judea Ancient Judea - Map It was made a portion of the Roman province of Syria upon the deposition of Archelaus, the ethnarch of Judea, in A.D. 6, and was governed by a procurator, who was subject to the governor of Syria. The History of Rome - Brief Overview Of Roman History from Her Dawn to the First Punic War.

Judea was a small third-class province in the Roman Empire. It occupied the same area as modern Israel and Palestine.

For centuries Judea had been under the rule of the Seleucid Empire. As that empire broke down, Rome gradually took control of the eastern parts of the Mediterranean. By 64 BC, after nearly two centuries of independent rule, those struggling for the Judean crown asked Emperor.

Narratives of Roman Syria: a historiography of Syria as a province of Rome: Lidewijde de Jong, Stanford University: Abstract: In this paper I examine the scholarship of Roman Syria and the history of research on this province. The scholarly narrative of Roman Syria revolves around strong Greek influence and little impact of Roman rule, which.

64 BCE: Pompey the Great conquers the Seleucid Empire; Damascus becomes part of the Roman province Syria Part of the Decapolis note [ Pliny the Elder, Natural History ] The apostle Paul visited Damascus, where he met Ananias and was baptized.Finally, in 64 BCE it became a Roman province and remained so until CE.

Syria rose to prominence after the founding of the Muslim Umayyad Empire in CE, which named Damascus as its capital. When the Abbasid Empire displaced the Umayyads inhowever, the new rulers moved the capital of the Islamic world to : Kallie Szczepanski.

The Caravan-Gods of Palmyra - Volume 22 Issue 1 - M. I. Rostovtzeff. page note 1 Being unable to contribute a paper on Roman Britain, I thought that perhaps a short article on a subject of provincial history might interest one who has done so much for the history of a Roman province, though that province is at the opposite end of the Empire to Palmyra, and has nothing in common with Cited by: 4.