Bryn Mawr Classical Review 96.7.2


Books Received (June 1996)

BMCR BOOKS RECEIVED (JUNE 1996)

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*Ahl, Frederick & Roisman, Hanna M. The Odyssey Re-Formed. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1996. Pp. 341. $19.95. ISBN 0-8014-8335-2 (pb).

Alston, Richard, Soldier and Society in Roman Egypt. New York: Routledge, 1996. Pp. 263. $59.95. ISBN 0-415-12270-8.

*Braun, Eva, Kalkavage, Peter & Salem, Eric (edd.), Plato's Sophist: The Professor of Wisdom. Newburyport, MA: Focus, 1996. Pp. 93. $5.95. ISBN 0-941051-51-X (pb).

*Eder, Walter (ed.), Die athenische Demokratie im 4. Jahrhundert v. Chr. Vollendung oder Verfall einer Verfassungsform? Akten eines Symposiums 3.-7. August 1992 Bellagio. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag, 1995. Pp. 679. DM 144,--. ISBN 3-515-06387-0.

*Gill, Christopher & McCabe, Mary Margaret (edd.), Form and Argument in Late Plato. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1996. Pp. 345. $65.00. ISBN 0-19-824012-2.

*Hall, Edith (ed. & trans.), Aeschylus: Persians. Warminster: Aris & Phillips, 1996.Pp. 201. $24.95. ISBN 0-85668-597-6 (pb).

Hornblower, Simon, The Greek World: 479-323 B.C. (Revised). New York: Routledge, 1996 (1st Ed. in 1983; Reprint of Revised of 1991). Pp. 354. $17.95. ISBN 0-415-06557-7 (pb).

Howell, Peter (ed. & trans.), Martial: The Epigrams Book V. Warminster: Aris & Phillips, 1995. Pp. 172. $19.95. ISBN 0-85668-560-9 (pb).

*Jehne, Martin (ed.), Demokratie in Rom? Die Rolle des Volkes in der Politik der roemischen Republik. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag, 1996. Pp. 141. DM 64,--. ISBN 3-515-06860-0 (pb).

Jocelyn, H.D. (ed.), Aspects of Nineteenth-Century British Classical Scholarship. Liverpool Classical Papers No. 5. Liverpool: Liverpool Classical Monthly, 1996. Pp. vi + 166. $45.00. ISBN 1-871245-50-8.

Leggatt, Stuart (ed. & trans.), Aristotle: On the Heavens I & II. Warminster: Aris & Phillips, 1995. Pp. 273. $25.95. ISBN 0-85668-663-8 (pb).

Massimilla, Giulio (ed. & trans.), Callimaco: Aitia Libri Primo e Secondo. Biblioteca di Studi Antichi 77. Pisa: Giardini Editori e Stampatori, 1996. Pp. 502. ISBN 88-427-0013-4 (pb).

McAuslan, Ian & Walcot, Peter, Women in Antiquity. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1996. Pp. 216. $65.00. ISBN 0-19-920302-4.

McKinley, Mary B., Les Terrains vagues des Essais: Itineraires et intertextes. Etudes montaignistes dirigees par Claude Blum XXV. Paris: Editions Honore Champion, 1996. Pp. 200. F230. ISBN 2-85203-558-8.

*Metraux, Guy P.R., Sculptors and Physicians in Fifth-Century Greece. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1995. Pp. 154.$39.95. ISBN 0-7735-1231-4.

Mueller, Friedhelm L., Herodian: Geschichte des Kaisertums nach Marc Aurel. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag, 1996. Pp. 359. DM 144,--. ISBN 3-515-06862-7 (pb).

Romano, David Gilman, The Ancient Olympics: Athletes, Games & Heroes (video). Cincinnati: Institute for Mediterranean Studies Video Lecture Series.

*Sallis, John, Being and Logos: Reading the Platonic Dialogues. 3rd Ed. Bloom-ington: Indiana University Press, 1996 (1st Ed. in 1975). Pp. 544. $19.95. ISBN 0-253-33061-0 (pb).

*Saunders, Trevor J. (ed. & trans.) Aristotle: Politics Book 1 & 2. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1996. Pp. 194. $55.00. ISBN 0-19-824892-X.

*Seaford, Richard (ed. & trans.), Euripides: Bacchae. Warminster: Aris & Phillips, 1996. Pp. 270. $24.95. ISBN 0-85668-609-3 (pb).

*Shumate, Nancy, Crisis and Conversion in Apuleius' Metamorphoses. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1996. Pp. 357. $42.50. ISBN 0-462-10599.

*Sly, Dorothy I., Philo's Alexandria. New York: Routledge, 1996. Pp. 200. $59.95. ISBN 0-415-09679-0.

*Smith, Rowland, Julian's Gods: Religion and Philosophy in the Thought and Action of Julian the Apostate. New York: Routledge, 1996. Pp. 300. $59.95. ISBN 0-415-03487-6.

*Solin, Heikki (ed.), Studi storico-epigrafici sul Lazio antico. Acata Instituti Romani Finlandiae Vol. XV. Rome: Institutum Romanum Finlandiae, 1996. Pp. 259. ISBN 951-06902-2-0 (pb).

*Stalls, Clay, Possessing the Land: Aragon's Expansion into Islam's Ebro Frontier under Alfonso the Battler, 1104-1134. The Medieval Mediterranean, Vol. 7. Leiden: E.J. Brill, 1995 Pp. 337. ISBN 90-04-10367-8.

*Stern, Jacob (ed. & trans.), On Unbelievable Tales: Palaephatus peri Apiston. Wauconda, IL: Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers, 1996. Pp. 167. $20.00. ISBN 0-86516-310-3 (pb).

*Szidat, Joachim, Historischer Kommentar zu Ammianus Marcellinus Buch XX-XXI. Teil III: Die Konfrontation. Historia Einzelschrift, 89. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag, 1996. Pp. 286. DM 88,--. ISBN 3-515-06570-9 (pb).

*Traupman, John C., Conversational Latin for Oral Proficiency. Wauconda, IL: Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers, 1996. Pp. 224. $15.00. ISBN 0-86516-316-2 (pb).

*Vancamp, Bruno (ed.), Platon: Hippias Maior-Hippias Minor. Palingenesia, Band 59. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag, 1996. Pp. 131. DM 66,--. ISBN 3-515-06877-5 (pb).

Wallace-Hadrill, Andrew, Houses and Society in Pompeii and Herculaneum. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1996 (Reprint of 1994). Pp. 244. $18.95. ISBN 0-691-02909-1 (pb).

*Willcock, M.M. (ed. & trans.), Cicero: The Letters of January to April 43 BC. Warminster: Aris & Phillips, 1995. Pp. 154. $24.95. ISBN 0-85668-632-8 (pb).