"Impressively inaccessible cliffside caves" that hid Jews from the Roman army

October 9, 2016

The Jewish historian Josephus wrote the only known account of the Great Jewish Revolt of 66-70CE. But his writings have long been suspected of embellishing his own role in the revolt. Recently, researchers have found solid evidence of at part of his account: elaborate fortified cliffside caves in which the Jews hid from the approaching Romany army. 

 

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Caves in which Jewish rebels hid from Romans 2,000 years ago found in Galilee 

By Phillipe Bohstrom 

Haaretz 

September 28, 2016

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