BMCR 2015.05.01

Books Received April 2015

BMCR 2015.05.02

By the Spear: Philip II, Alexander the Great, and the Rise and Fall of the Macedonian Empire. Ancient warfare and civilization

Ian Worthington  / Oxford University Press, 2014

Reviewed by Giuseppe Squillace

BMCR 2015.05.03

Lucillio, Epigrammi: introduzione, testo critico, traduzione e commento. Texte und Kommentare Bd 47

Lucia Floridi  / De Gruyter, 2014

Reviewed by Niek Janssen

BMCR 2015.05.04

Roman Girlhood and the Fashioning of Femininity

Lauren Caldwell  / Cambridge University Press, 2015

Reviewed by Eve D’Ambra

BMCR 2015.05.05

Mécène: ombres et flamboyances

Philippe Le Doze  / Les Belles Lettres, 2014

Reviewed by Angela Ganter

BMCR 2015.05.06

Reading Lucretius in the Renaissance. I Tatti studies in Italian Renaissance history

Ada Palmer  / Harvard University Press, 2014

Reviewed by Quinn Radziszewski

BMCR 2015.05.07

The Early Byzantine Christian Church

Bernard Mulholland  / Peter Lang, 2014

Reviewed by Achim Arbeiter

BMCR 2015.05.08

Le guerre di Sicilia. Quality paperbacks 404

Stefania De Vido  / Carocci editore, 2013

Reviewed by Francesca Reduzzi

BMCR 2015.05.09

The Stoic Sage. The Early Stoics on Wisdom, Sagehood and Socrates. Cambridge Classical Studies

René​ Brouwer  / Cambridge University Press, 2014

Reviewed by Maximilian Forschner

BMCR 2015.05.10

A Companion to Terence. Blackwell Companions to the Ancient World

Antony Augoustakis, Ariana Traill  / Wiley-Blackwell, 2013

Reviewed by Ruth R. Caston

BMCR 2015.05.11

The Age of the Successors and the Creation of the Hellenistic Kingdoms (323-276 B.C.). Studia Hellenistica, 53

Hans Hauben, Alexander Meeus  / Peeters, 2014

Reviewed by Federicomaria Muccioli

BMCR 2015.05.12

Ritual and Religion in Flavian Epic

Antony Augoustakis  / Oxford University Press, 2013

Reviewed by Robert Simms

BMCR 2015.05.13

Alexander the Great: The Dissolution of the Persian Naval Supremacy 334-331 B.C

Andreas P. Parpas  / Andreas P. Parpas, 2013

Reviewed by Christian Rollinger

BMCR 2015.05.14

Die Urfassungen der Martyria Polycarpi et Pionii und das Corpus Polycarpianum

Otto Zwierlein  / Walter de Gruyter, 2014

Reviewed by Thomas J. Kraus

BMCR 2015.05.15

The Geography of Strabo: An English Translation, with Introduction and Notes

Duane W. Roller  / Cambridge University Press, 2014

Reviewed by Johannes Engels

BMCR 2015.05.16

The Italic People of Ancient Apulia: New Evidence from Pottery for Workshops, Markets, and Customs

T.H. Carpenter, K.M. Lynch, E.G.D. Robinson  / Cambridge University Press, 2014

Reviewed by John W. Wonder

BMCR 2015.05.17

reprints, 566

F. J. Sypher  / Reprints, 2015

Reviewed by Christopher Stray

BMCR 2015.05.18

Laonikos Chalkokondyles; A New Herodotos

Anthony Kaldellis  / Harvard University Press, 2014 Anthony Kaldellis, Anthony Kaldellis  / Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, 2014

Reviewed by Diana Gilliland Wright

BMCR 2015.05.19

Greco-Roman Associations: Texts, Translations and Commentary. II. North Coast of the Black Sea, Asia Minor. Beihefte zur Zeitschrift für die neutestamentliche Wissenschaft, Bd 204

Philip A. Harland  / De Gruyter, 2014

Reviewed by Cédric Brélaz

BMCR 2015.05.20

Lucian’s ‘A True Story’: An Intermediate Greek Reader (revised Aug. 2014; first edition 2011)

Evan Hayes, Stephen Nimis  / Faenum Publishing, 2014

Reviewed by Adam Bartley