Bryn Mawr Classical Review 97.9.05


Books Received (August 1997)

*Akrill, J. L., Essays on Plato and Aristotle. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997. Pp. 229. $60.00. ISBN 0-19-823641-7.

James C. Anderson, Jr., Roman Architecture and Society. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1997. Pp. xxiii + 442. $39.95. ISBN 0-8018-5546-2.

Anderson, Michael J., The Fall of Troy in Early Greek Poetry and Art. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1997. Pp. 283. $75.00. ISBN 0-19-815064-4.

Barchiesi, Alessandro, The Poet and the Prince: Ovid and Augustan Discourse. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1997. Pp. 313. $45.00. ISBN 0-520-20223-6.

Cancik Hubert & Helmuth Schneider (edd), Der Neue Pauly: Enzyklopaedie der Antike: Bd. 2 (Ark-Ci). Stuttgart: J. B. Metzler, 1997. Pp. 1226. DM 268. ISBN 3-476-01472-X.

*Cartwright, David, A Historical Commentary on Thucydides: A Companion to Rex Warner's Penguin Translation. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1997. Pp. 320. ISBN 0-472-08419-4 (pb).

*Conlin, Diane Atnally, The Artists of the Ara Pacis: The Process of Hellenization in Roman Relief Sculpture. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1997.Pp. xviii +145, 247 figs. $65.00. ISBN 0-8078-233-0.

Barbara Goff, ed., History, Tragedy, Theory: Dialogues on Athenian Drama. Austin: University of Texas Press, 1995. Pp. 228. 0-292-72779-8.

Hall, Jonathan, Ethnic Identity in Greek Antiquity. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1997. Pp. 228. $54.95. ISBN 0-521-58017-x.

*Kennedy, George A., Comparative Rhetoric: An historical and cross-cultural approach. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997. Pp. 238. $45.00. ISBN 0-19-510932-5.

*A. W. McNicoll, Hellenistic Fortifications from the Aegean to the Euphrates. Oxford Monographs on Classical Archaeology. Ed. N. P. Milner. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997. Pp. xxv + 230. $125.00. ISBN 0-19-813228-X

Miller, Margaret C., Athens and Persians in the Fifth Century BC. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1997. Pp. 331. $100.00. ISBN 0-521-49598-9.

Nussbaum, Martha, Cultivating Humanity: A Classical Defense of Reform in Liberal Education. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1997. Pp. 328. $26.00. ISBN 0-674-17948-x.

*Osborne, Robin, Greece in the Making: 1200-479 BC. New York: Routledge, 1996. Pp. 396. $24.95. ISBN 0-415-03583-x (pb).

*L. P. E. Parker, The Songs of Aristophanes. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997. Pp. 584. $72.00. ISBN 0-19-814944-1.

*Out of Rome, Augusta Raurica/Aquincum, Das Leben in zwei roemischen Provinzstaeten. Basel: Schwabe & Co. AG, 1997. Pp. 337+. Fr. 45, DM 54, OS 390. ISBN 3-7965-1040-X.

*Pastor, Jack, Land and Economy in Ancient Palestine. New York: Routledge, 1997. Pp. 281. $69.95. ISBN 0-415-15960-1.

Christopher Pelling, ed., Greek Tragedy and the Historian. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997. Pp. 268. $75.00. ISBN 0-19-814987-5.

Petrini, Mark, The Child and the Hero: Coming of Age in Catullus and Vergil. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1996. Pp. 136. ISBN 0-472-10460-8.

*Ridgway, Brunilde S., Fourth-Century Styles in Greek Sculpture. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1997. Pp. 371+. $45.00. ISBN 0-299-15470-x.

Schefold, Karl,Die Bildnisse der antiken Dichter, Redner und Denker. Basel: Schwabe, 1997. Pp. 599+331. Abbildungen. DM 150. ISBN 3-7965-0997-5.

*C. J. Simpson, The Excavations of San Giovanni di Ruoti, Vol. 2, The Small Finds. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1997. Pp. xviii + 158, 61 pls. $95.00. ISBN 0-8020-0631-0.

*Sommerstein, A. H. & C. Atherton, edd.,Education in Greek Fiction. Bari: Levante Editori, 1996. Pp. 205. ISBN 88-7949-141-5 (pb).

*Steinby, Eva Margareta, ed., Ianiculum-Gianicolo: Storia, topografia, monumenti, leggende dall' antichita al rinascimento. Rome: Institutum Romanum Finlandiae, 1996. Pp. xv +259. ISBN 951-96902-5-5 (pb).

*Waldherr, Gerhard H., Erdheben: Das aussergewoehnliche Normale. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag, 1997. Pp. 270. DM/s Fr 96,--. ISBN 3-515-07070-2 (pb).

P. G. Walsh, Cicero, The Nature of the Gods. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997. Pp. 230. $70.00. ISBN 0-19-815040-7.

Woodard, Roger D., Greek Writing from Knossos to Homer. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997. Pp. 287. $65.00. ISBN 0-19-510520-6.

*Yardley, J. C., trans. and Waldemar Heckel, comm., Justin, Epitome of the Philippic History of Pompeius Trogus, Vol. 1, Books 11-12: Alexander the Great. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997. Pp. 360. $85. ISBN 0-19-814907-7 (hb); $35.00. ISBN 0-19-814908-5 (pb).