Martin Goodman

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Martin Goodman has divided his intellectual life between the Roman and Jewish worlds. He has taught Roman History at Birmingham and Oxford Universities, and is currently Professor of Jewish Studies at Oxford. Rome and Jerusalem is his latest book.

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2007

Sunday, 25 February 2007

Both historians took us back to 70 AD and the destruction of the Second Temple. Martin Goodman considered the reasons for this brutal and extraordinary conflict between two civilizations whilst Sean Kingsley set on the trail of the fabulous treasure seized by the Romans and suggests its possible whereabouts today.

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