BMCR 2012.05.01

Books Received April 2012

BMCR 2012.05.02

Virgil’s Presence in Contemporary Women’s Writing. Classical presences

Fiona Cox  / Oxford University Press, 2011

Reviewed by Lee Fratantuono

BMCR 2012.05.03

The Power of Thetis and Selected Essays. Hellenic studies 16

Laura M. Slatkin  / Center for Hellenic Studies, trustees for Harvard University, 2011

Reviewed by Yukiko Saito

BMCR 2012.05.04

Euripides and the Language of Craft. Mnemosyne supplements. Monographs on Greek and Roman language and literature, 327

Mary C. Stieber  / Brill, 2011

Reviewed by Markus Dubischar

BMCR 2012.05.05

Priority in Aristotle’s Metaphysics. Oxford Aristotle studies

Michail Peramatzis  / Oxford University Press, 2011

Reviewed by Luca Gili

BMCR 2012.05.06

Work in Progress: Literary Revision as Social Performance in Ancient Rome. American Philological Association. American classical studies, 57

Sean Alexander Gurd  / Oxford University Press, 2012

Reviewed by Aaron Pelttari

BMCR 2012.05.07

Brooches in Late Iron Age and Roman Britain (2 vols.)

Donald. F. Mackreth  / Oxbow Books, 2011

Reviewed by Maurizio Buora

BMCR 2012.05.08

Greek City Walls of the Archaic Period, 900-480 BC. Oxford monographs on classical archaeology

Rune Frederiksen  / Oxford University Press, 2011

Reviewed by John K. Papadopoulos

BMCR 2012.05.09

The Religious History of the Roman Empire: Pagans, Jews, and Christians. Oxford Readings in Classical Studies

J. A. North, S. R. F. Price  / Oxford University Press, 2011

Reviewed by E. J. Hutchinson

BMCR 2012.05.10

Coin Hoards, Volume X: Greek Hoards

Oliver Hoover, Andrew Meadows, Ute Wartenberg  / American Numismatic Society, 2010

Reviewed by Lee L. Brice

BMCR 2012.05.11

The Western Time of Ancient History: Historiographical Encounters with the Greek and Roman Pasts

Alexandra Lianeri  / Cambridge University Press, 2011

Reviewed by Karin W. Tikkanen

BMCR 2012.05.12

Eneas Silvio Piccolomini (papa Pío II): Descripción de Asia. Nueva Roma, 34

Domingo F. Sanz  / Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, 2010

Reviewed by Christine Gadrat-Ouerfelli

BMCR 2012.05.13

Death and Immortality in Late Neoplatonism

Sebastian Ramon Philipp Gertz  / Brill, 2011

Reviewed by Sarah Klitenic Wear

BMCR 2012.05.14

Aristotle’s Nicomachean Ethics

Robert C. Bartlett, Susan D. Collins (trans.)  / University of Chicago Press, 2011

Reviewed by Mostafa Younesie

BMCR 2012.05.15

Homer between History and Fiction in Imperial Greek Literature. Greek culture in the Roman world

Lawrence Kim  / Cambridge University Press, 2010

Reviewed by Dimitri Kasprzyk

BMCR 2012.05.16

Manuscripts and Methods: Essays on Editing and Transmission. Storia e letteratura, 270

Michael D. Reeve  / Edizioni di storia e letteratura, 2011

Reviewed by Antonio Ramírez de Verger

BMCR 2012.05.17

Priests and State in the Roman World

James H. Richardson, Federico Santangelo  / Franz Steiner Verlag, 2011

Reviewed by Linda Zollschan

BMCR 2012.05.18

Alexander the Great: Myth, Genesis and Sexuality

Daniel Ogden  / University of Exeter Press, 2011

Reviewed by Thomas M. Banchich

BMCR 2012.05.19

Invention, Rewriting, Usurpation: Discursive Fights over Religious Traditions in Antiquity. Early Christianity in the Context of Antiquity, 11

Jörg Ulrich, Anders-Christian Jacobsen, David Brakke  / Peter Lang, 2011

Reviewed by Robin Whelan

BMCR 2012.05.20

Cult and Koinon in Hellenistic Thessaly. Brill studies in Greek and Roman Epigraphy

Denver Graninger  / Brill, 2011

Reviewed by Eric W. Driscoll