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" They then chose ten men by lot out of them, to slay all the rest ; every one of whom laid himself down by his wife and children on the ground, and threw his arms about them, and they offered their necks to the stroke of those who by lot executed that... "
The Genuine Works of Flavius Josephus, the Jewish Historian: Containing ... - Page 350
by Flavius Josephus - 1824
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The Works of Josephus--: Containing Twenty Books of the Jewish ..., Volume 2

Flavius Josephus - 1825
...which laid himself down by his wife and children on the ground, and threw his arms about them, and they offered their necks to the stroke of those who by...whose lot it was should first kill the other nine, and afler all should kill himself. Accordingly, all these had courage sufficient to be no way behind one...
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The Works of Flavius Josephus ...

Flavius Josephus - 1856
...which laid himself down by his wife and children on the ground, and threw his arms about them, and they offered their necks to the stroke of those who by...slain them all, they made the same rule for casting loin tor themselves, that he whose lot it was should first kill (he other nine, and after uli should...
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The Real Palestine of To-day

Lewis Gaston Leary - 1911 - 210 pages
...slay all the rest . . * Josephus, Wars of the Jews, Book vii, chapters 8-9. I so a> o a 8 e I and when these ten had, without fear, slain them all,...the other nine, and after all, should kill himself." Of the entire garrison of Masada there survived only two women and five children, who had hidden in...
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A Source-book of Ancient History

George Willis Botsford, Lillie M. Shaw Botsford - 1912 - 594 pages
...whom laid himself down by his wife and children on the ground, and threw his arms about them, and they offered their necks to the stroke of those who by...melancholy office; and when these ten had without fear executed them all, they made the same rule for casting lots for themselves, that he whose lot it was...
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Texts and Traditions: A Source Reader for the Study of Second Temple and ...

Lawrence H. Schiffman - 1998 - 777 pages
...those who by lot executed that melancholy office. (396) And when these ten had, without fear, killed them all, they made the same rule for casting lots...whose lot it was should first kill the other nine, and last of all should kill himself. Accordingly, all these had courage sufficient to be in no way behind...
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Masada Myth: Collective Memory and Mythmaking in Israel

Nachman Ben-Yehuda - 1996 - 424 pages
...whom laid himself down by his wife and children on the ground, and threw his arms about them, and they offered their necks to the stroke of those who by...and after all, should kill himself. Accordingly, all those had courage sufficient to be no way behind one another, in doing or suffering; so, for a conclusion,...
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Texts and Traditions: A Source Reader for the Study of Second Temple and ...

Lawrence H. Schiffman - 1998 - 777 pages
...laid himself down next to his wife and children on the ground, and threw his arms about them, and they offered their necks to the stroke of those who by lot executed that melancholy office. (396) And when these ten had, without fear, killed them all, they made the same rule for casting lots...
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Understanding Second Temple and Rabbinic Judaism

Lawrence H. Schiffman - 2003 - 409 pages
...laid himself down next to his wife and children on the ground, and threw his arms about them, and they offered their necks to the stroke of those who by lot executed that melancholy office. (396) And when these ten had, without fear, killed them all, they made the same rule for casting lots...
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The Works of Flavius Josephus: The History of the Destruction of Jerusalem ...

M. a. Reverend a. R. Shilleto, Flavius Josephus - 2006 - 276 pages
...of those who executed the mebwucholy office. And when these ten had intrepidly slain all the others, they made the same rule for casting lots for themselves, that he on 'whom the lot fell should first kill the other nine and then himself. All of these had courage sufficient...
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The Works of Flavius Josephus ...: To which are Added, Three ..., Volume 4

Flavius Josephus - 1822
...laid himself down by his wife and children, on the ground, and threw his arms about them, and they offered their necks to the stroke of those who by...the same rule for casting lots for themselves, that be whose lot it was should first kill the other nine, and after all should kill himself. Accordingly...
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