BMCR 2022.09.01

Books Received August 2022

BMCR 2022.09.02

Hellenistic and Roman terracottas

Giorgos Papantoniou, Demetres Michaelides, Maria Dikomitou-Eliadou  / Brill, 2019

Reviewed by Lâtife Summerer

BMCR 2022.09.03

Producing Ovid’s ‘Metamorphoses’ in the early modern Low Countries: paratexts, publishers, editors, readers

John Tholen  / Brill, 2021

Reviewed by Pere Fàbregas Salis

BMCR 2022.09.04

Group survival in the ancient Mediterranean

Richard Last, Philip Harland  / Bloosmbury Academic, 2020

Reviewed by Ross Kraemer

BMCR 2022.09.05

L’âme comme livre. Étude sur une image platonicienne

Karel Thein  / Éditions Classiques Garnier, 2021

Reviewed by Octavian Gabor

BMCR 2022.09.06

The struggle over class: socioeconomic analysis of ancient Christian texts

G. Anthony Keddie, Michael Flexsenhar III, Steven J. Friesen  / SBL Press, 2021

Reviewed by Alexander Perkins

BMCR 2022.09.07

Euripide, Ifigenia in Aulide: Introduzione, testo critico, traduzione e commento

Valeria Andò  / Edizioni Ca' Foscari, 2021

Reviewed by Sandra Rodríguez Piedrabuena

BMCR 2022.09.08

Private associations in the ancient Greek world: regulations and the creation of group identity

Vincent Gabrielsen, Mario C.D. Paganini  / Cambridge University Press, 2021

Reviewed by John Kloppenborg

BMCR 2022.09.09

The archaeology of seasonality

Achim Lichtenberger, Rubina Raja  / Brepols, 2021

Reviewed by Michael Loy

BMCR 2022.09.10

Provinces and provincial command in Republican Rome: genesis, development and governance

Alejandro Díaz Fernández  / Prensas de la Universidad de Zaragoza, 2021

Reviewed by Raimund Schulz

BMCR 2022.09.11

Ptolemaic tradition and Islamic innovation: the astronomical tables of Kūshyār ibn Labbān

Benno van Dalen  / Brepols, 2021

Reviewed by Olivier Defaux

BMCR 2022.09.12

Sleep and dreams in early Greek thought: Presocratic and Hippocratic approaches

Stephanie Holton  / Routledge, 2022

Reviewed by Lee Pearcy

BMCR 2022.09.13

Jews and their Roman rivals: pagan Rome’s challenge to Israel

Katell Berthelot  / Princeton University Press, 2021

Reviewed by Amit Gvaryahu

BMCR 2022.09.14

Brill’s companion to the reception of Pythagoras and Pythagoreanism in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance

Irene Caiazzo, Constantinos Macris, Aurélien Robert  / Brill, 2021

Reviewed by Theofanis Tsiampokalos

BMCR 2022.09.15

Individuals and institutions in the ancient Near East: a tribute to Ran Zadok

Uri Gabbay, Shai Gordin  / De Gruyter, 2021

Reviewed by Michaela Weszeli

BMCR 2022.09.16

Commentary on Aristotle, ‘Prior Analytics’ (book II): critical edition with introduction and translation

Nikos Agiotis  / De Gruyter, 2021

Reviewed by Michele Trizio

BMCR 2022.09.17

Monsters in Greek literature: aberrant bodies in ancient Greek cosmogony, ethnography, and biology

Fiona Mitchell  / Routledge, 2021

Reviewed by Allan Georgia

BMCR 2022.09.18

Late Antique responses to the Arab conquests

Josephine van den Bent, Floris van den Eijnde, Johan Weststeijn  / Brill, 2022

Reviewed by David Woods

BMCR 2022.09.19

Empire and religion in the Roman world

Harriet I. Flower  / Cambridge University Press, 2021

Reviewed by David Woods

BMCR 2022.09.20

The Fayum survey project: the Themistou Meris; volume A: the archaeological and papyrological survey

C. Römer  / Peeters, 2019

Reviewed by Andrew Connor