AND now the king's wife loosed the king's brethren, and made Alexander
king, who appeared both elder in age, and more moderate in his temper than
the rest; who, when he came to the government, slew one of his brethren,
as affecting to govern himself; but had the other of them in great esteem,
as loving a quiet life, without meddling with public affairs.
Flavius Josephus. The Works of Flavius Josephus. Translated by. William Whiston, A.M. Auburn and Buffalo. John E. Beardsley. 1895.
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