USU 1320: History and Civilization
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A Guide To Writing in History and Classics
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That Josiah is also famous for overseeing the abolition of all sites of worship in his domain except the Temple in Jerusalem argues strongly in favor of the thesis that the laws brought to him were the "second laws," what the name Deuteronomy means in Greek. The exclusive right of the Temple to serve as the home of Yahweh worship is, after all, one of D's predominant themes.

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