BMCR 2014.07.01

Books Received June 2014

BMCR 2014.07.02

Plagiarism in Latin Literature

Scott McGill  / Cambridge University Press, 2012

Reviewed by J. Mira Seo

BMCR 2014.07.03

Metapoetry in Euripides

Isabelle Torrance  / Oxford University Press, 2013

Reviewed by Jan Haywood

BMCR 2014.07.04

Entre archéologie et épigraphie: nouvelles perspectives sur l’armée romaine. Echo, 10

Florence Bertholet, Christopher Schmidt Heidenreich  / Peter Lang, 2013

Reviewed by Cecilia Ricci

BMCR 2014.07.05

Crisis and Ambition: Tombs and Burial Customs in Third-Century CE Rome. Oxford studies in ancient culture and representation

Barbara E. Borg  / Oxford University Press, 2013

Reviewed by Dorian Borbonus

BMCR 2014.07.06

Martials ‘epigrammatischer Kanon’. Zetemata, 246

Nina Mindt  / Verlag C. H. Beck, 2013

Reviewed by Thomas Gärtner

BMCR 2014.07.07

The Etruscan World. Routledge worlds

Jean MacIntosh Turfa  / Routledge, 2013

Reviewed by Maria Cristina Biella

BMCR 2014.07.08

Ways of Approaching Knowledge in Late Antiquity and the Early Middle Ages: Schools and Scholarship. Studia classica et mediaevalia, Bd 8

Paulo Farmhouse Alberto, David Paniagua  / Verlag Traugott Bautz, 2012

Reviewed by A.E.T. McLaughlin

BMCR 2014.07.09

Ask the Ancients: Astonishing Advice for Daily Dilemmas

Sylvia Gray  / Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers, 2014

Reviewed by Carrie L. Sulosky Weaver

BMCR 2014.07.10

Plutarchi Chaeronensis: Vita Dionis et Comparatio et de Bruto ac Dione iudicium Guarino Veronensi interprete. Il ritorno dei classici nell’umanesimo, 8

Marianne Pade  / SISMEL - Edizioni del Galluzzo, 2013

Reviewed by Ioannis Deligiannis

BMCR 2014.07.11

Latin Synonyms for Language Lovers: A Select Thesaurus

Christine E. Meyer  / Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers, Inc., 2013

Reviewed by Rebecca Harrison

BMCR 2014.07.12

Personal Styles in Early Cycladic Sculpture. Wisconsin Studies in Classics

Pat Getz-Gentle  / The University of Wisconsin Press, 2013

Reviewed by David Gill

BMCR 2014.07.13

Redefining Ancient Orphism: A Study in Greek Religion

III  / Cambridge University Press, 2013

Reviewed by Robert Parker

BMCR 2014.07.14

Rus Africum, Tome I; Rus Africum, Tome II

Mariette de Vos Raaijmakers, Redha Attoui  / Edipuglia, 2013 Mariette de Vos Raaijmakers, Redha Attoui, Mariette de Vos Raaijmakers, Redha Attoui, Alessandro Battisti, Marijke Boeijen  / Edipuglia, 2013

Reviewed by Elizabeth Fentress

BMCR 2014.07.15

Reading the Victory Ode

Peter Agócs, Chris Carey, Richard Rawles  / Cambridge University Press, 2012

Reviewed by Maria Cannatà Fera

BMCR 2014.07.16

Constantinople: Archaeology of a Byzantine Megapolis. Final Report on the Istanbul Rescue Archaeology Project 1998-2004

Ken Dark, Ferudun Özgümüş​  / Oxbow Books, 2013

Reviewed by Paul Magdalino

BMCR 2014.07.17

The Ancient Greek Hero in 24 Hours

Gregory Nagy  / The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2013

Reviewed by Nina C. Coppolino

BMCR 2014.07.18

San Giovenale, vol. 5, fasc. 1: The Borgo. Excavating an Etruscan Quarter: Architecture and Stratigraphy. Skrifter utgivna av Svenska Institutet i Rom, 4, 26:5,1

Carl Nylander, Börje Blomé, Lars Karlsson, Angela Bizzarro, Giuseppe Tilia, Stefano Tilia and Alessandro Tilia  / Svenska Institutet I Rom, 2013

Reviewed by Flavia Morandini

BMCR 2014.07.19

Approaching Rituals in Ancient Cultures

Claus Ambos, Lorenzo Verderame  / Fabrizio Serra editore, 2013

Reviewed by Gary Beckman

BMCR 2014.07.20

I testi etruschi su piombo. Biblioteca di studi etruschi, 53

Riccardo Massarelli  / Fabrizio Serra editore, 2014

Reviewed by L. Bouke van der Meer