BMCR 2002.09.01

Books Received August 2002

BMCR 2002.09.02

Imagination of a Monarchy: Studies in Ptolemaic Propaganda (Phoenix Supplementary Volume, 37)

R. A. Hazzard  / University of Toronto Press, 2000

Reviewed by Peter Nadig

BMCR 2002.09.03

Ovid’s Metamorphoses

43 B.C.-17 A.D. or 18 A.D. Ovid, Arthur Golding, Madeleine Forey  / Johns Hopkins University Press, 2002, 2001

Reviewed by Raphael Lyne

BMCR 2002.09.04

The Tradition of the Trojan War in Homer and the Epic Cycle

Jonathan S. Burgess  / Johns Hopkins University Press, 2001

Reviewed by Margalit Finkelberg

BMCR 2002.09.05

Unzeitgemäßes Denken bei Sophokles. Hermes Einzelschriften 85

Markus Altmeyer  / Franz Steiner, 2002

Reviewed by Ruth Scodel

BMCR 2002.09.06

Die Opramoas-Inschrift von Rhodiapolis. Euergetismus und soziale Elite in Lykien. (Antiquitas, Reihe 3, Band 40)

Christina Kokkinia  / Habelt, 2000

Reviewed by Alexis D'Hautcourt

BMCR 2002.09.07

The Riddle of Resurrection: Dying and Rising Gods in the Ancient Near East. Coniectanea Biblica, Old Testament Series 50.

Tryggve N. D. Mettinger  / Almqvist & Wiksell International, 2001

Reviewed by David Frankfurter

BMCR 2002.09.08

Vivre en Égypte gréco-romaine. Une sélection de papyrus

Paul Schubert  / Éd. de l'Aire, impr. 2000

Reviewed by Pieter van der Horst

BMCR 2002.09.09

Res publica reperta. Zur Verfassung und Gesellschaft der römischen Republik und des frühen Prinzipats. Festschrift für Jochen Bleicken zum 75. Geburtstag

Jörg Spielvogel  / F. Steiner, 2002

Reviewed by Olivier Hekster

BMCR 2002.09.10

Ancient Rome: Art, Architecture, and History. English translation by Thomas M. Hartmann (Italian edition Milan 2000)

Ada Gabucci, Stefano Peccatori, Stefano Zuffi  / J. Paul Getty Museum, 2002

Reviewed by Barbara McCauley

BMCR 2002.09.11

Urbanism in Western Asia Minor, New Studies on Aphrodisias, Ephesos, Hierapolis, Pergamon, Perge and Xanthos. JRA Suppl. 45

David Parrish, Halûk Abbasoğlu  / Journal of Roman Archaeology, 2001

Reviewed by Frédérique Landuyt

BMCR 2002.09.12

Prime forme della storiografia greca: prospettiva locale e generale nella narrazione storica (Historia: Einzelschriften; H. 152)

Leone Porciani  / Steiner, 2001

Reviewed by Gabriella Vanotti

BMCR 2002.09.13

Statius’ Silvae and the Poetics of Empire

Carole Elizabeth Newlands  / Cambridge University Press, 2002

Reviewed by Llewelyn Morgan

BMCR 2002.09.14

Among Women: from the homosocial to the homoerotic in the ancient world

Nancy Sorkin Rabinowitz, Lisa Auanger  / University of Texas Press, 2002

Reviewed by Barbara Goff

BMCR 2002.09.15

Cicero on the Emotions: Tusculan Disputations 3 and 4

Marcus Tullius Cicero, Margaret Graver  / University of Chicago Press, 2002

Reviewed by Bob Kaster

BMCR 2002.09.16

Augustine and Politics as Longing in the World

John von Heyking  / University of Missouri Press, 2001

Reviewed by Michael Kochin

BMCR 2002.09.17

Plautus: Amphitruo

Titus Maccius Plautus, David M. (David Michael) Christenson  / Cambridge University Press, 2000

Reviewed by John Porter

BMCR 2002.09.18

Rothaus on Scotton on Rothaus

Response by Richard Rothaus | Original Review by Paul Scotton

BMCR 2002.09.19

Sklaverei in der Antike: Alltag und Schicksal der Unfreien

Leonhard Schumacher  / C.H. Beck, 2001

Reviewed by Noel Lenski

BMCR 2002.09.20

Aristophanes: Frogs, Assemblywomen, Wealth. Loeb Classical Library 180

Aristophanes., Jeffrey Henderson  / Harvard University Press, 1998-2007

Reviewed by Elizabeth Scharffenberger