Quotations from Ancient Documents
Ancient documents (including the books in the Apocrypha). From Dr. K. C. Hanson's website. Israel in the Time of Jesus. The translator is indicated at the end of each passage; those marked "KCH" indicate K. C. Hanson's translations, and those marked "DEO" indicated Douglas E. Oakman's translations.
Quotes about the Bible and History
From Bible History Online, many of the quotes are from historical sources.