BMCR 2012.12.01

Books Received November 2012

BMCR 2012.12.02

Dazugehören: Kinder in Kulten und Festen von Oikos und Phratrie: Bildanalysen zu attischen Sozialisationsstufen des 6. bis 4. Jahrhunderts v. Chr

Martina Seifert  / Franz Steiner Verlag, 2011

Reviewed by Giulia Pedrucci

BMCR 2012.12.03

Ludi e munera. 25 anni di ricerche sugli spettacoli d’età romana. Scritti vari rielaborati e aggiornati con la collaborazione di Giorgio Crimi e Maurizio Giovagnoli

Gian Luca Gregori  / Edizioni Universitarie di Lettere Economia Diritto, 2011

Reviewed by Guy Chamberland

BMCR 2012.12.04

Greece and the Augustan Cultural Revolution. Greek culture in the Roman world

A. J. S. Spawforth  / Cambridge University Press, 2012

Reviewed by Daniel R. Stewart

BMCR 2012.12.05

Plutarch Caesar: Translated with Introduction and Commentary. Clarendon Ancient History Series

Christopher Pelling  / Oxford University Press, 2011

Reviewed by Brad L. Cook

BMCR 2012.12.06

Plotinus, Porphyry and Iamblichus. Philosophy and Religion in Neoplatonism. Variorum Collected Studies Series CS979

Andrew Smith  / Ashgate, 2011

Reviewed by Ilinca Tanaseanu-Döbler

BMCR 2012.12.07

Vasenbilder im Kulturtransfer: Zirkulation und Rezeption griechischer Keramik im Mittelmeerraum. Beihefte zum Corpus vasorum antiquorum. Deutschland, Bd. 5

Stefan Schmidt, Adrian Stähli  / Verlag C. H. Beck, 2012

Reviewed by Hadwiga Schörner

BMCR 2012.12.08

Ritual Dynamics in the Ancient Mediterranean: Agency, Emotion, Gender, Representation. Heidelberger althistorische Beiträge und epigraphische Studien (HABES), 49​

Angelos Chaniotis  / Franz Steiner Verlag, 2011

Reviewed by Lynn E. Roller

BMCR 2012.12.09

Hérodote à la Renaissance. Latinitates (LATIN), 7

Susanna Gambino Longo  / Brepols Publishers, 2012

Reviewed by Ioannis Deligiannis

BMCR 2012.12.10

Les monnaies du Fonds Louis Robert (Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres). Mémoires de l’Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres, 45​

Fabrice Delrieux  / Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres​, 2011

Reviewed by William E. Metcalf

BMCR 2012.12.11

Courage: the Politics of Life and Limb

Richard Avramenko  / University of Notre Dame Press, 2011

Reviewed by A.S.P. Walden

BMCR 2012.12.12

La scultura ideale romana nella Regio Secunda (Apulia et Calabria). Archaeologica, 161

Vita M. Soleti  / Bretschneider editore, 2010

Reviewed by Valentina Di Napoli

BMCR 2012.12.13

The Last Days of Pompeii. Decadence, Apocalypse, Resurrection

Victoria C. Gardner Coates, Kenneth D. S. Lapatin, Jon L. Seydl, Mary Beard, Adrian Stähli, William St. Clair, and Annika Bautz​  / J. Paul Getty Museum, 2012

Reviewed by Eric M. Moormann

BMCR 2012.12.14

La necropoli di Crocifisso del Tufo a Orvieto: contesti tombali. Monumenti etruschi, 10

Paolo Bruschetti  / Fabrizio Serra editore, 2012

Reviewed by W. V. Harris

BMCR 2012.12.15

Demeter, Isis, Vesta, and Cybele: studies in Greek and Roman religion in honour of Giulia Sfameni Gasparro. Potsdamer Altertumswissenschaftliche Beiträge, Bd 36

Attilio Mastrocinque, Concetta Giuffré Scibona  / Franz Steiner Verlag, 2012

Reviewed by Andrzej Gillmeister

BMCR 2012.12.16

Perpetua’s Passions: Multidisciplinary Approaches to the Passio Perpetuae et Felicitatis. (With text and translation by Joseph Farrell and Craig Williams)

Jan N. Bremmer, Marco Formisano  / Oxford University Press, 2012

Reviewed by L. Stephanie Cobb

BMCR 2012.12.17

Bühnenmord und Botenbericht: zur Darstellung des Schrecklichen in der griechischen Tragödie. Beiträge zur Altertumskunde, Bd 295

Dorothea Zeppezauer  / De Gruyter, 2011

Reviewed by Francesca Spiegel

BMCR 2012.12.18

Metre and Rhythm in Greek Verse. Wiener Studien. Beiheft 35

Joan Silva Barris  / Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, 2011

Reviewed by Joel B. Lidov

BMCR 2012.12.19

Studi sul De indolentia di Galeno. Biblioteca di Galenos, 4

Daniela Manetti  / Fabrizio Serra editore, 2012

Reviewed by Danielle Gourevitch

BMCR 2012.12.20

Der pseudovergilische Culex: Text, Übersetzung, Kommentar. Hermes. Einzelschriften Bd 105

Sabine Seelentag  / Franz Steiner Verlag, 2012

Reviewed by Silvio Bär