People/Characters: Simon Bar-Kokhba

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Bar Kochba by Elias Persky
Bar-Kokhba : The rediscovery of the legendary hero of the last Jewish revolt against imperial Rome by Yigael Yadin
From Text to Tradition, A History of Second Temple and Rabbinic Judaism by Lawrence H. Schiffman
A history of Israel from Alexander the Great to Bar Kochba by H. Jagersma
Homeland: The Saga of the Jews' Three Millennia Palestine Presence by Jerome R. Verlin
Jewish History Observer 2: The Challenge of Displacement. by Stephen Sheinkin
The Jewish People in Classical Antiquity: From Alexander to Bar Kochba by John H. Hayes

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Character description

Simon Bar-Kokhba (c. 132 CE) was the leader of the Jewish revolt against the Roman Empire that established an independent -- but short-lived -- Jewish state of Israel.


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