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4521POWER OF THE WORD (6TH CENTURY B.C--2ND CENTURY A.D.)POWER OF THE WORD (6TH CENTURY B.C--2ND CENTURY A.D.)1984color59 min (Heritage: Civilization and the Jews series, Part 2) Chronicles the emergence of a Jewish identity based on ideas, not territory; the intellectual interaction between the Jewish world and classical Greece and Rome. Witnesses the spread of Jewish ideas to the Hellenistic world of the Eastern Mediterranean and discusses the complex political tensions that led to the destruction of Judea by Rome in the first century of the common era. (withdrawn)