Bryn Mawr Classical Review 97.12.05


Books Received November 1997


Bannon, Cynthia J., The Brothers of Romulus: Fraternal Pietas in Roman Law, Literature, and Society. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1997. Pp. 234. $35. ISBN 0-691-01571-6.

*Canfora, Luciano, Le mystere Thucydide. Paris: Editions Desjonqueres, 1997. Pp. 96. FF 85. ISBN 2-84321-007-0 (pb).

*Cartledge, Paul, Peter Garnsey, and Erich Gruen, Hellenistic Constructs: Essays in Culture, History, and Historiography. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press. 1997. Pp. 326. $50. 0-520-20676-2.

*Drecoll, Carsten, Die Liturgien im roemischen Kaiserreich des 3. und 4. Jh. n. Chr. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner, 1997. Pp. 401. DM 144. ISBN 3-515-07151-2 (pb).

*Eder, Walter, and K-J. Hoelkeskamp, eds., Volk und Verfassung im vorhellenistischen Griechenland. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner, 1997. Pp. xx, 245. DM 96. ISBN 3-515-07088-5 (pb).

Fucecchi, Marco, La TEIXOSKOPI/A e l'innnamoramento di Medea Saggio di commento a Valerio Flacco Argonautiche 6,427-760. Pisa: Edizioni ETS, 1997. Pp. 298. ISBN 88-7741-997-0 (pb).

Grafton, Anthony, The Footnote. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1997. Pp. 241. $22.95. ISBN 0-674-90215-7.

Grandazzi, Alexandre, The Foundation of Rome: Myth and History. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 1997. Pp. 236. $19.95 ISBN 0-8014-8247-X (pb).

*Grewing, Farouk, ed., Martial, Buch VI (Ein Kommentar). Hypomnemata 115. Goettingen: Vandehoeck&Ruprecht, 1997. Pp. 592. DM 160. ISBN 3-525-25212-9 (pb).

Lowrie, Michele, Horace's Narrative Odes. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997. Pp. 382. $90. ISBN 0-19-815053-9.

*Moignard, Elizabeth, ed., CVA, Great Britain, fasc. 18, The Glasgow Collections. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997. Pp. 54, 60 pls. ISBN 0-19-726168-X.

*Mueller, Friedhelm L., ed., Publius Flavius Vegetius Renatus, Abriss des Militaerwesens (lateinisch und deutsch). Stuttgart: Franz Steiner, 1997. Pp. 357. DM 136. ISBN 3-515-07178-4 (pb).

*Osborn, Eric, Tertullian: First Theologian of the West. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1997. Pp. xxi, 285. ISBN 0-521-59035-3.

Parkinson, R. B., trans. and ed., The Tale of Sinuhe and Other Ancient Egyptian Poems 1940-1640 B.C. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1997. Pp. 317. $80. ISBN 0-19-814963-8.

*Pomeroy, Sarah B., Families in Classical and Hellenistic Greece: Representations and Realities. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997. Pp. 261. $65. ISBN 0-19-814392-3.

*Walt, Siri, ed., Der Historiker C. Licinius Macer. Einleitung, Fragmente, Kommentar. Stuttgart and Leipzig: B. G. Teubner, 1997. Pp. 367, 2 pls. ISBN 3-519-07652-7.