Don't let Christians Apologetic-ize you with Josephus; it wasn't the same Jesus. It was Jesus, the son of Ananus, that Joseph mentions. Jesus was not a rare name. Click the picture to read directly from Josephus' writings.
Aerial photograph of the Sea of Gallilee. In Jesus' time, fishing was the main business of many in the surrounding areas. Josephus was governor of Galilee for a time, and said that at any one time 230 boats were at work.
Rome, in the year 93, Josephus-The Testimonium Flavianum. About this time there lived Jesus, a wise man, if indeed one ought to call him a man. For he was one who performed surprising deeds and was a teacher of such people as accept the truth gladly.
There is proof of Jesus aside from the Bible, which btw, is a historically accurate book. Josephus Flavius, who was a Romana-Jewish historian, verified Christ in his works. Also, Cacitus, who described Christ, was a historian. Many others.