BMCR 2016.06.01

Books Received May 2016

BMCR 2016.06.02

Lucian’s Dialogues of the Gods. An Intermediate Greek Reader. Greek text with running vocabulary and commentary

Evan Hayes, Stephen Nimis  / Faenum Publishing, 2015

Reviewed by Floris Overduin

BMCR 2016.06.03

East and West in the World Empire of Alexander: Essays in Honour of Brian Bosworth

Pat Wheatley, Elizabeth Baynham  / Oxford University Press, 2015

Reviewed by Rolf Strootman

BMCR 2016.06.04

The Horologium of Augustus: Debate and Context. JRA supplementary series, 99

Lothar Haselberger  / Journal of Roman Archaeology, 2014

Reviewed by Vincent Jolivet

BMCR 2016.06.05

The Art and Archaeology of Ancient Greece

Judith M. Barringer  / Cambridge University Press, 2014

Reviewed by Mark D. Fullerton

BMCR 2016.06.06

A Companion to Food in the Ancient World. Blackwell Companions to the Ancient World

John Wilkins, Robin Nadeau  / Wiley Blackwell, 2015

Reviewed by Ioannis M. Konstantakos

BMCR 2016.06.07

De Roma a las provincias: las elites como instrumento de proyección de Roma. Juan Francisco Rodríguez Neila in honorem. Historia y geografía, 287

Antonio Caballos Rufino, Enrique Melchor Gil  / Universidad de Sevilla; UCOPress, Editorial Universidad de Córdoba, 2014

Reviewed by Daniel Becerra Fernández

BMCR 2016.06.08

Fiktion im Historischen: die Bildsprache und die Konzeption der Charaktere in Lucans Bellum Civile. Litora Classica, 8

Karen Blaschka  / VML Verlag Marie Leidorf, 2015

Reviewed by Thomas Gärtner​

BMCR 2016.06.09

Tradition: Transmission of Culture in the Ancient World. Danish Studies in Classical Archaeology. Acta Hyperborea, 14

Jane Fejfer, Mette Moltesen, Annette Rathje  / Museum Tusculanum Press, University of Copenhagen, 2015

Reviewed by Valentina Di Napoli

BMCR 2016.06.10

Sidonio Apollinare, Epitalamio per Ruricio e Iberia. Edizione, traduzione e commento. Studi e testi tardoantichi, 12

Stefania Filosini  / Brepols Publishers, 2014

Reviewed by Amy Oh

BMCR 2016.06.11

Empire, Authority, and Autonomy in Achaemenid Anatolia (paperback reprint; first published 2013)

Elspeth R. M. Dusinberre  / Cambridge University Press, 2015

Reviewed by Felipe Rojas

BMCR 2016.06.12

Virtues of Thought: Essays on Plato and Aristotle

Aryeh Kosman  / Harvard University Press, 2014

Reviewed by Lee David Perlman

BMCR 2016.06.13

Metaphorical Coherence: Studies in Seneca’s Epistulae Morales. Studia Graeca et Latina Ludensia, 20

Aron Sjöblad  / Lund University, 2015

Reviewed by Laura Zientek

BMCR 2016.06.14

Causation and Creation in Late Antiquity

Anna Marmodoro, Brian D. Prince  / Cambridge University Press, 2015

Reviewed by Claudio Moreschini

BMCR 2016.06.15

Qatna and the Networks of Bronze Age Globalism: Proceedings of an International Conference in Stuttgart and Tübingen in October 2009. Qaṭna-Studien. Supplementa, Bd. 2

Peter Pfälzner, Michel Maqdissi  / Harrassowitz Verlag, 2015

Reviewed by Gary Beckman

BMCR 2016.06.16

Ubi fera sunt: fabula et picturae ab Maurice Sendak

Richard A. LaFleur  / Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers, Inc., 2016

Reviewed by Nadya Williams

BMCR 2016.06.17

Athenian Potters and Painters, Volume III

John H. Oakley  / Oxbow Books, 2014

Reviewed by Elizabeth Langridge-Noti

BMCR 2016.06.18

Attitudes towards the Past in Antiquity: Creating Identities

Brita Alroth, Charlotte Scheffer  / Stockholm University, 2014

Reviewed by Dimitri A. Bratkin

BMCR 2016.06.19

D.L. Dusenbury on Paolo Di Leo on David van Dusen, The Space of Time

Response by D.L. Dusenbury | Original Review by Paolo Di Leo

BMCR 2016.06.20

Battling the Gods: Atheism in the Ancient World

Tim Whitmarsh  / Alfred A. Knopf, 2015

Reviewed by Richard Janko