New Book Arrivals at Classics, week of 07-30-2012

Harries, J. D. / Imperial Rome AD 284-363: the new empire / Edinburgh University Press, 2011

Homer / Odissea; introduzione, commento e cura di Vincenzo Di Benedetto; traduzione di Vincenzo Di Benedetto e Pierangelo Fabrini / Biblioteca universale Rizzoli, 2011

Ismard, Paulin / La cité des réseaux: Athènes et ses associations, VIe-Ier siècle av. J.-C. / Publications de la Sorbonne, 2010

Kaimio, Jorma / The cippus inscriptions of Museo nazionale di Tarquinia / G. Bretschneider, 2010

Marroni, Elisa / I culti dell’Esquilino / G. Bretschneider, 2010

Philodemus / On death; translated with an introduction and notes by W. Benjamin Henry / Society of Biblical Literature, 2009

Tuck, Anthony S. / The necropolis of Poggio Civitate (Murlo): burials from Poggio Aguzzo / G. Bretschneider, 2009

Varone, Antonio / Titulorum pictorum Pompeianorum qui in CIL vol. IV collecti sunt: imagines / L’Erma di Bretschneider, 2009


New Book Arrivals at Classics, week of 07-23-2012

Barrandon, Nathalie / De la pacification à l’intégration des Hispaniques (133-27 a.C.): les mutations des sociétés indigènes d’Hispanie centrale et septentrionale sous domination romaine / Diffusion De Boccard, 2011

Bird, Graeme D. / Multitextuality in the Homeric Iliad: the witness of the ptolemaic papyri / Harvard University Press, 2010

Ceramica, abitati, territorio nella bassa valle del Tevere e Latium Vetus / École française de Rome, 2009

A commentary on the Rhesus attributed to Euripides; Vayos Liapis / Oxford University Press, 2012

Halliwell, Stephen / Between ecstasy and truth: interpretations of Greek poetics from Homer to Longinus / Oxford University Press, 2011

Horace / Satires. Book 1; edited by Emily Gowers / Cambridge University Press, 2012

Ismaelli, Tommaso / Archeologia del culto a Gela: il santuario del Predio Sola / Edipuglia, 2011

Mochlos IIC: period IV, the Mycenaean settlement and cemetery: the human remains and other finds; edited by Jeffrey S. Soles and Costis Davaras / INSTAP Academic Press, 2011

Plato / Phaedrus; edited by Harvey Yunis / Cambridge University Press, 2011

Plotinus / Œuvres complètes; introduction par Jean-Marc Narbonne ; texte établi par Lorenzo Ferroni ; introduit, traduit et annoté par Martin Achard et Jean-Marc Narbonne / Belles lettres, 2012

Plutarch Caesar; translated with an introduction and commentary by Christopher Pelling / Oxford University Press, 2011

Rome, Ostia, Pompeii: movement and space; edited by  Ray Laurence and David J. Newsome / Oxford University Press, 2011

Schmeling, Gareth L. / A commentary on the Satyrica of Petronius / Oxford University Press, 2011

Sestili, Antonio / L’equitazione nell’antica Roma / Aracne, 2011-

Shipley, Graham / Pseudo-Skylax’s periplous: the circumnavigation of the inhabited world / Bristol Phoenix Press, 2011

Sociable man: essays on ancient Greek social behaviour in honour of Nick Fisher; S. D. Lambert, editor / Classical Press of Wales, 2011

Books in Other Libraries July 2012

Ancient History

Atlas of Homeric geography / compiled by Roberto Salinas Price / Scylax Press, 1992
PCL Stacks G 1033 S24 1992

Bradford, Alfred S. / Leonidas and the kings of Sparta: mightiest warriors, fairest kingdom / Praeger, 2011
PCL Stacks DF 261 S8 B7 2011
Also available online
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Burton, Paul J. / Friendship and empire: Roman diplomacy and imperialism in the middle republic (353-146 BC) / Cambridge University Press, 2011
PCL Stacks DG 214.5 B87 2011
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Campbell, J. B. / The Romans and their world / Yale University Press, 2011
PCL Stacks DG 209 C28 2011
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Fisher, Greg / Between empires: Arabs, Romans, and Sasanians in late antiquity / Oxford University Press, 2011
PCL Stacks DS 286 F57 2011
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Herodot und das Persische Weltreich: Herodotus and the Persian Empire: Akten des 3. Internationalen Kolloquiums zum Thema “Vorderasien im Spannungsfeld klassischer und altorientalischer Überlieferungen,” Innsbruck, 24.-28. November 2008; edited
by Robert Rollinger, Brigitte Truschnegg, Reinhold Bichler / Harrassowitz Verlag, 2011
PCL Stacks  D 56.52 H45 I58 2008

Hughes, Robert / Rome: a cultural, visual, and personal history / Knopf, 2011
PCL New Books Collection – Main Lobby DG 808 H84 2011
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Meier, Christian / A culture of freedom: ancient Greece and the origins of Europe; translated by Jefferson Chase / Oxford University Press, 2011
PCL Stacks DF 77 M47513 2011
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Sarris, Peter / Empires of faith: the fall of Rome to the rise of Islam, 500-700 / Oxford University Press, 2011
PCL Stacks  D 121 S27 2011
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Before the pyramids: the origins of Egyptian civilization; edited by Emily Teeter / Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago, 2011
PCL Stacks  DT 85 B446 2011

The death of archaeological theory?; edited by John Bintliff and Mark Pearce / Oxbow
PCL Stacks  CC 72 D43 2011

The dynamics of neolithisation in Europe: studies in honour of Andrew Sherratt; edited by Angelos Hadjikoumis, Erick Robinson and Sarah Viner / Oxbow Books, 2011
PCL Stacks  GN 776.2 A1 D96 2011

Guess who’s coming to dinner: feasting rituals in the prehistoric societies of Europe and the near East; edited by Gonzalo Aranda Jiménez, Sandra Montón-Subías, Margarita Sánchez Romero / Oxbow Books, 2011
PCL Stacks GN 799 F6 G84 2011

Lynch, Kathleen M. / The symposium in context: pottery from a late archaic house near the Athenian agora / American School of Classical Studies at Athens, 2011
PCL Stacks  DF 287 A23 L96 2011
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Olivier, Laurent / The dark abyss of time: archaeology and memory; translated by Arthur Greenspan / AltaMira Press, 2011
PCL Stacks CC 77 H5 O4313 2011

The Oxford handbook of the archaeology of ritual and religion; edited by Timothy Insoll / Oxford University Press, 2011
PCL Stacks BL 65 A72 O94 2011
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Rogers, Adam / Late Roman Towns in Britain: Rethinking Change and Decline / Cambridge University Press, 2011
Available online

Rosen, Steven A. / An investigation into early desert pastoralism: excavations
at the Camel site, Negev / Cotsen Institute of Archaeology Press, 2011
PCL Stacks DS 111 R58 2011

Russell, Nerissa / Social zooarchaeology: humans and animals in prehistory / Cambridge University Press, 2012
PCL Stacks CC 79.5 A5 R87 2011
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Atti del X Congresso internazionale dell’AIPMA, Association internationale pour la peinture murale antique, Napoli 17-21 Settembre 2007 / a cura di Irene Bragantini / Universitá degli Studi di Napoli “L’Orientale”, 2010
Fine Arts Library  ND 2560 A87 2007  V.1 , V. 2

Byzanz, das Römerreich im Mittelalter: Byzantium, the Roman Empire in the middle ages: Byzance, l’Empire Romain au moyen age / Verlag des Römisch-Germanischen Zentralmuseums, 2010
Fine Arts Library  N 6250 B99 2010  Teil 1-3

Hellmann, Marie-Christine / L’architecture grecque / Picard, 2002
Architecture Library NA 270 H45 2002 V.1, V.2, V.3

Kristeva, Julia / The severed head: capital visions; translated by Jody Gladding / Columbia University Press, 2012
Fine Arts Library Recent Arrivals N 8217 H5 K7413 2012
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Ritratti: le tante facce del potere; a cura di Eugenio La Rocca, Claudio Parisi Presicce con Annalisa Lo Monaco / Mondo Mostre, 2011
Fine Arts Library NB 1296.3 R577 2011

Siebert, Anne Viola / Geschichte (n) in Ton: römische Architekturterrakotten / Museum August Kestner, 2011
Fine Arts Library NB 158.9 S543 2011

Smith, Tyler Jo / Komast dancers in archaic Greek art / Oxford University Press, 2010
Fine Arts Library NK 4648 S65 2010
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Trimble, Jennifer / Women and visual replication in Roman imperial art and culture / Cambridge University Press, 2011
Fine Arts Library NB 1296.3 T75 2011

Literature / Language / Theater

Ancient grammar and its posterior tradition; edited by N.N. Kazansky… [et al] / Peeters, 2011
PCL Stacks PA 63 A585 2005

Bakogianni, Anastasia / Electra, ancient and modern: aspects of the reception of the tragic heroine / University of London, 2011
PCL Stacks PN 57 E4 B353 2011

Delvigo, Maria Luisa / Servio e la poesia della scienza / F. Serra, 2011
PCL Stacks PA 6694 S4 D45 2011

Müller, Gernot Michael / Lectiones Claudianeae: Studien zu Poetik und Funktion der
politisch-zeitgeschichtlichen Dichtungen Claudians / Universitätsverlag Winter,
PCL Stacks PA 6374 M86 2011

Stephenson, Craig E. / Anteros: a forgotten myth: appearances of Greek myth in psychoanalytic thought / Routledge, 2012
PCL Stacks BF 175.5 M95 S74 2012

Wills, Garry / Rome and rhetoric: Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar / Yale University Press, 2011
PCL Stacks PR 2808 W58 2011
Further information

Philosophy / Ethics

Epicurus and the Epicurean tradition; edited by Jeffrey Fish and Kirk R. Sanders
/ Cambridge University Press, 2011
Available online

Luciani, Sabine / Temps et éternité dans l’oeuvre philosophique de Cicéron / Presses de l’université Paris-Sorbonne, 2010
PCL Stacks PA 6320 L83 2010

Schmidt, Ernst A. / Platons Zeittheorie: Kosmos, Seele, Zahl und Ewigkeit im “Timaios” / Vittorio Klostermann, 2012
PCL Stacks B 387 S287 2012
Also available online

Timotin, Andrei / La démonologie platonicienne: histoire de la notion de daimōn de Platon aux derniers néoplatoniciens / Brill, 2012
PCL Stacks B 395 T56 2012

Politics / Law

Garver, Eugene / Aristotle’s Politics: living well and living together / University of Chicago Press, 2011
PCL Stacks JC 71 A7 G37 2011
Further information

Die “Politik” des Aristoteles / Barbara Zehnpfennig (Hrsg.) / Nomos, 2012
PCL Stacks JC 71 A7 P655 2012

Religion/ Mythology

Cline, R. / Ancient Angels: Conceptualizing Angeloi in the Roman Empire / BRILL, 2011
Available online

Le Code théodosien: diversité des approches et nouvelles perspectives; études
réunies par Sylvie Crogiez-Pétrequin et Pierre Jaillette; publiées avec le
concours d’Olivier Huck / École française de Rome, 2009
PCL Stacks  KJA 457 C63 2009

More than men, less than gods: studies on royal cult and imperial worship: proceedings of the international colloquium organized by the Belgian School at Athens (November 1-2, 2007); edited by Panagiotis P. Iossif… [et al] / Peeters 2011
PCL Stacks DF 122 M67 2011

Niehoff, Maren / Jewish exegesis and Homeric scholarship in Alexandria / Cambridge University Press, 2011
Available online

Schor, Adam M. / Theodoret’s people: social networks and religious conflict in late Roman Syria / University of California Press, 2011
PCL Stacks BR 1720 T36 S36 2011
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Shean, J.F. / Soldiering for God: Christianity and the Roman Army / BRILL, 2010
Available online

Science / Medicine

The Archimedes palimpsest; edited by Reviel Netz … [et al] / Cambridge University
Press, 2011
PCL Stacks -Q- QA 31 A832 2011  V.1  , V. 2

Social History

Abbott, Elizabeth / A history of mistresses / Duckworth, 2010
PCL Stacks  HQ 806 A22 2010
Further information

Handley, Mark / Dying on foreign shores: travel and mobility in the late-antique West / Journal of Roman Archaeology, 2011
PCL Stacks GT 5230 H36 2011

Harper, Kyle / Slavery in the Late Roman World, AD 275-425: An Economic, Social, and Institutional Study / Cambridge University Press, 2011
Available online


Allen, Susan Heuck / Classical spies: American archaeologists with the OSS in World War II Greece / University of Michigan Press, 2011
PCL Stacks D 810 S7 A54 2011
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New Book Arrivals at Classics, week of 07-16-2012

Anderson, Harald / The manuscripts of Statius / Arlington, Va.: [s.n.], 2009

Cicero, Marcus Tullius / Cicero, against Verres, 2.1.53-86: Latin text with introduction, study questions, commentary and English translations; editor, Ingo Gildenhard / Open Book, 2011

Coin hoards. Volume 10, Greek hoards; edited by Oliver Hoover, Andrew Meadows, Ute Wartenberg / Royal Numismatic Society, 2010

Landscape, ethnicity and identity in the archaic Mediterranean area; edited by Gabriele Cifani and Simon Stoddart

Mayer, Emanuel / The ancient middle classes: urban life and aesthetics in the Roman Empire, 100 BCE-250 CE / Harvard University Press, 2012

Mayhew, Robert / Prodicus the sophist: text, translation, and commentary / Oxford University Press, 2011

Our cups are full: pottery and society in the Aegean Bronze Age: papers presented to Jeremy B. Rutter on the occasion of his 65th birthday; edited by Walter Gauß … [et al.] / Archaeopress, 2011

Ovid / Metamorfosi; a cura di Alessandro Barchiesi; con un saggio introduttivo di Charles Segal; testo critico basato sull’edizione oxoniense di Richard Tarrant; traduzione di Ludovica Koch / A. Mondadori, 2005-

Sacred words: orality, literacy, and religion; edited by A.P.M.H. Lardinois … [et al] / Brill, 2011

Sophocles: selected fragmentary plays; with introductions, translations and commentaries by Alan H. Sommerstein, David Fitzpatrick and Thomas Talboy / Oxbow Books, 2006-

The western Roman Atlantic façade: a study of the economy and trade in the Mar Exterior from the Republic to the Principate; edited by C. Carreras, R. Morais / Hadrian Books , 2010


New Book Arrivals at Classics, week of 07-09-2012

Breeze, David John / The frontiers of Imperial Rome / Pen & Sword Military, 2011

Engen, Darel Tai / Honor and profit: Athenian trade policy and the economy and society of Greece, 415-307 B.C.E. / University of Michigan Press, 2010

Evans, Richard J. / Roman conquests: Asia Minor, Syria and Armenia / Pen & Sword Military, 2011

Frontiers in the Roman world: proceedings of the ninth Workshop of the International Network Impact of Empire (Durham, 16-19 April 2009); edited by Olivier Hekster and Ted Kaizer / Brill, 2011

Icks, Martijn / The crimes of Elagabalus: the life and legacy of Rome’s decadent boy emperor / Harvard University Press, 2012

Jakab, Éva / Risikomanagement beim Weinkauf: Periculum und Praxis im Imperium Romanum / Beck, 2009

Matyszak, Philip / Gladiator: the Roman fighter’s (unofficial) manual / Thames & Hudson, 2011

Matyszak, Philip / Imperial general: the remarkable career of Petellius Cerialis / Pen & Sword Military, 2011

The Jewish revolt against Rome: interdisciplinary perspectives; edited by Mladen Popović / Brill, 2011

Osgood, Josiah / Claudius Caesar: image and power in the early Roman empire / Cambridge University Press, 2011

Persa (Sarsina, 18 settembre 2010); a cura di Renato Raffaelli e Alba Tontini / QuattroVenti, 2011

Powell, Lindsay / Eager for glory: the untold story of Drusus the Elder, conqueror of Germania / Pen & Sword Millitary, 2011

Reception and the classics; edited for the Department of Classics by Haimson Lushkov…[et al.] / Cambridge University Press, 2012

Rhodes, P. J. / Alcibiades / Pen & Sword Military, 2011

Romans, barbarians, and the transformation of the Roman world: cultural interaction and the creation of identity in late antiquity; edited by Ralph W. Mathisen and Danuta Shanzer / Ashgate, 2011

Rusch, Scott M. / Sparta at war: strategy, tactics, and campaigns, 550-362 BC / Frontline Books, 2011

Santosuosso, Antonio / Storming the heavens: soldiers, emperors, and civilians in the Roman Empire / Pimlico, 2004

War and society in the Greek world; edited by John Rich and Graham Shipley / Routledge, 2011

Webber, Christopher / The gods of battle: the Thracians at war, 1500 BC – AD 150 / Pen & Sword Military, 2011

Whittaker, C. R. / Rome and its frontiers: the dynamics of empire / Routledge, 2004

Zonaras, Joannes / The History of Zonaras: from Alexander Severus to the death of Theodosius the Great; translation by Thomas M. Banchich and Eugene N. Lane / Routledge, 2009