By Herman Wouk
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The best legion of the Roman Empire, the X Fretensis, is at the march. criteria raised and toes marching in the direction of a besieged urban and a conquered humans. No free-thinking earthly energy could dare reckon with the Roman military on the Empire’s zenith. not anyone that's, however the Jews, forced by way of a right away descendant of Judah Maccabee, who attracts jointly and leads a splintered band of guerillas in a possible hopeless fight.
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