Josephus “Description of Jerusalem (Saksaywaman) THE WARS OF THE JEWS OR HISTORY OF THE DESTRUCTION OF JERUSALEM
Wars of the Jews by Flavius Jespehus
Book V, Chappter 4
The Description of Jerusalem
The City of JERUSALEM was fortified with THREE WALLS, on such parts as were not encompassed with unpassable valleys; for in such places it had but one Wall. The city was build upon
two hills, which are opposite to one another, and have valley to divide them asunder; at which valley the corresponding rows of houses on both hills end.
of these Hills, that which contains the upper city is much higher, and in length more direct. Accordingly, it was called “CITADEL’ by king David; he was the father of that SOLOMON who……….
THE WARS OF THE JEWS
OR HISTORY OF THE DESTRUCTION OF JERUSALEM
By Flavius Josephus