I believe there are more instances of the abridgement of freedom of the people by gradual and silent encroachments by those in power than by violent and sudden usurpations. — James Madison

Judas Maccabee

d. 160 BC
Civilization: Greek — Judea
   Field of Renown:  military — General
Era:  Macedonian

Lead a Jewish rebellion during the reign of the Syrian King Antiochus V.