BMCR 2012.07.01

Books Received June 2012

BMCR 2012.07.02

Simplicius, On Aristotle On the Heavens 1. 3-4. Ancient Commentators on Aristotle

Ian Mueller  / Bristol Classical Press, 2011

Reviewed by John Dillon

BMCR 2012.07.03

Invisible Romans

Robert Knapp  / Harvard University Press, 2011

Reviewed by Tristan Taylor

BMCR 2012.07.04

La magie dans l’Antiquité. Hors collection

Michaël Martin  / Ellipses, 2012

Reviewed by

BMCR 2012.07.05

Deadly Powers: Animal Predators and the Mythic Imagination

Paul A. Trout  / Prometheus Books, 2011

Reviewed by Reyes Bertolín Cebrián

BMCR 2012.07.06

L’Éphébie hellénistique: Étude d’une institution civique dans les cités grecques des îles de la Mer Égée et de l’Asie Mineure. Culture et cité, 4

Andrzej S. Chankowski  / De Boccard, 2010

Reviewed by Nigel M. Kennell

BMCR 2012.07.07

Classics on Screen: Ancient Greece and Rome on Film

Alastair J. L. Blanshard, Kim Shahabudin  / Bristol Classical Press, 2011

Reviewed by Clayton Miles Lehmann

BMCR 2012.07.08

Domizio Calderini: Commentary on Silius Italicus. Travaux d’Humanisme et Renaissance 477

Frances Muecke, John Dunston  / Librairie Droz, 2011

Reviewed by John Jacobs

BMCR 2012.07.09

From Villain to Hero: Odysseus in Ancient Thought

Sylvia Montiglio  / University of Michigan Press, 2011

Reviewed by Antony Makrinos

BMCR 2012.07.10

Trevor Bryce on Anthony Spalinger on Bryce

Response by Trevor Bryce | Original Review by Anthony Spalinger

BMCR 2012.07.11

Roman Readings: Roman Response to Greek literature from Plautus to Statius and Quintilian. Beiträge zur Altertumskunde, 277

Elaine Fantham  / De Gruyter, 2011

Reviewed by Adam Marshall

BMCR 2012.07.12

Plato the Teacher: the Crisis of the Republic

William H. F. Altman  / Lexington Books, 2012

Reviewed by Richard Foley

BMCR 2012.07.13

Brill’s Companion to Aphrodite

Amy C. Smith, Sadie Pickup  / Brill, 2010

Reviewed by Mireille M. Lee

BMCR 2012.07.14

Alcibiades and the Socratic Lover-Educator

Marguerite Johnson, Harold Tarrant  / Bristol Classical Press, 2011

Reviewed by Owen Goldin

BMCR 2012.07.15

Ancient Empires: from Mesopotamia to the Rise of Islam

Eric H. Cline, Mark W. Graham  / Cambridge University Press, 2011

Reviewed by Rolf Strootman

BMCR 2012.07.16

Sacred and Public Land in Ancient Athens. Oxford classical monographs

Nikolaos Papazarkadas  / Oxford University Press, 2011

Reviewed by William S. Bubelis

BMCR 2012.07.17

Complicating the History of Western Translation: The Ancient Mediterranean in Perspective

Siobhán McElduff, Enrica Sciarrino  / St. Jerome Publishing, 2011

Reviewed by Christopher B. Polt

BMCR 2012.07.18

Virgil’s Homeric Lens. Routledge monographs in classical studies

Edan Dekel  / Routledge, 2012

Reviewed by Sergio Casali

BMCR 2012.07.19

Le Monodie di Euripide: note di critica testuale e analisi metrica

Mattia De Poli  / S.A.R.G.O.N. Editrice e Libreria, 2011

Reviewed by Valentina Caruso

BMCR 2012.07.20

Fakes and Forgers of Classical Literature / Falsificaciones y falsarios de la Literatura Clásica

Javier Martínez  / Ediciones Clásicas, 2011

Reviewed by Edmund P. Cueva