Books in Other Libraries April 2013

Ancient History

Aldrete, Gregory S. / The long shadow of antiquity: what have the Greeks and Romans done for us? / Continuum International Publishing Group, 2012
PCL Stacks DF 78 A43 2012
Also available online

Ancient perspectives: maps and their place in Mesopotamia, Egypt, Greece, and Rome; edited by Richard J.A. Talbert / University of Chicago Press, 2012
PCL Stacks GA 205 A64 2012

Kemp, Barry J. / The city of Akhenaten and Nefertiti: Amarna and its people / Thames & Hudson, 2012
PCL Stacks DT 73 T25 K46 2012

MacLachlan, Bonnie / Women in ancient Greece: a sourcebook / Continuum, 2012
PCL Stacks HQ 1134 M33 2012
Also available online

Martin, Thomas R. , Blackwell, Christopher / Alexander the Great: the story of an ancient life / Cambridge University Press, 2013
PCL Stacks  DF 234 M37 2013

Mithen, Steven, with Sue Mithen / Thirst: water and power in the ancient world / Harvard University Press, 2012
PCL Stacks TD 345 M644 2012

Potter, David / Constantine the Emperor / Oxford University Press, 2013
PCL Stacks DG 315 P68 2013

Processes of integration and identity formation in the Roman Republic / edited by S.T. Roselaar / Brill, 2012
Available online

Stem, Rex / The political biographies of Cornelius Nepos / University of Michigan Press, 2012
PCL Stacks PA 6516 Z5 S74 2012

Wienand, Johannes / Der Kaiser als Sieger: Metamorphosen triumphaler Herrschaft unter Constantin I. / Akademie Verlag, 2012
PCL Stacks DG 315 W54 2012


Ancient Nubia: African kingdoms on the Nile; edited by Marjorie M. Fisher … [et al.] / American University in Cairo Press, 2012
PCL Stacks  DT 159.6 N83 A53 2012

Appropriating the past: philosophical perspectives on the practice of archaeology; edited by Geoffrey Scarre, Robin Coningham / Cambridge University Press, 2012
PCL Stacks  CC 72 A595 2012

Archaeology and apprenticeship: body knowledge, identity, and communities of practice / edited by Willeke Wendrich / University of Arizona Press, 2012
PCL Stacks CC 79 E85 A7484 2012

Archaeology: the discipline of things / Bjørnar Olsen … [et al.] / University of California Press, 2012
PCL Stacks CC 72 A73 2012
Also available online

Christie, Neil / The fall of the Western Roman Empire: an archaeological and historical perspective / Bloomsbury Academic, 2011
PCL Stacks DG 319 C49 2011

Evans, Jean / The lives of Sumerian sculpture: an archaeology of the early dynastic temple / Cambridge University Press, 2012
Fine Arts Library NB 80 E93 2012

Meyers, Eric M. / Archaeology of the land of the Bible, Volume III, Alexander to Constantine / Yale University Press, 2012
PCL Stacks BS 621 M39 2012

New perspectives on household archaeology; edited by Bradley J. Parker and Catherine P. Foster / Eisenbrauns, 2012
PCL Stacks CC 77 H68 N49 2012

The Oxford handbook of the Dead Sea Scrolls; edited by Timothy H. Lim and John J. Collins / Oxford University Press, 2010
PCL Reserves BM 487 O98 2010

Sacred killing: the archaeology of sacrifice in the ancient Near East; edited by Anne M. Porter and Glenn M. Schwartz / Eisenbrauns, 2012
PCL Stacks DS 56 S13 2012

Simpson, Elizabeth / The furniture from Tumulus MM / Brill, 2010
PCL Stacks DS 156 G6 S56 2010

T. Douglas Price / Europe before Rome: a site-by-site tour of the Stone, Bronze, and Iron ages / Oxford University Press, 2013
PCL Stacks GN 803 P757 2012

Vrbes extinctae: archaeologies of abandoned classical towns; edited by Neil Christie and Andrea Augenti / Ashgate, 2012
PCL Stacks CC 176 V73 2012


Anderson, James C. / Roman architecture in Provence / Cambridge University Press, 2013
PCL Stacks  NA 335 P76 A53 2012

La ceramica a figure rosse della Magna Grecia e della Sicilia; a cura di Luigi Todisco; [contributi di Giuseppina Gadaleta … et al.] / “L’Erma” di Bretschneider, 2012
Fine Arts Library NK 4649 C47 2012 V. 1, 2, 3

Gauer, Werner / Der Zorn des Zeus: und die klassische Kunst der Griechen: Einladung zu einer Griechenlandreise / Rutzen, 2012
Fine Arts Library N 5630 G384 2012

Kilinski II, Karl / Greek myth and Western art: the presence of the past / Cambridge University Press, 2013
Fine Arts Library

Madigan, Brian / The ceremonial sculptures of the Roman gods / Brill, 2013
Fine Arts Library NB 115 M25 2012
Also available online

Neer, Richard T. / Greek art and archaeology: a new history, c. 2500-c. 150 BCE / Thames & Hudson, 2012
Fine Arts Library DF 130 N44 2012

Rutledge, Steven H. / Ancient Rome as a museum: power, identity, and the culture of collecting / Oxford University Press, 2012
Fine Arts Library DG 78 R88 2012

Language / Literature

Aristotle / Poetics; editio maior of the Greek text with historical introductions and philological commentaries by Leonardo Taran (Greek and Latin, and edition of the Greek text) and Dimitri Gutas (Arabic and Syriac) / Brill, 2012
Available  online

Foley, Helene P. / Re-imagining Greek tragedy on the American stage / University of California Press, 2012
PCL Stacks  PA 3131 F554 2012
Also available online

Hall, Edith / Adventures with Iphigenia in Tauris: a cultural history of Euripides’ Black Sea tragedy / Oxford University Press, 2013
PCL Stacks PA 3973 I8 H35 2012

Karakasis, Evangelos / Song Exchange in Roman Pastoral / De Gruyter, 2011
Available online

Montiglio, Silvia / Love and providence: recognition in the ancient novel / Oxford University Press, 2013
PCL Stacks PA 3040 M67 2013

Nikolopoulou, Kalliopi / Tragically speaking: on the use and abuse of theory for life / University of Nebraska, 2012
Fine Arts Library  PN 1892 N54 2012

No laughing matter: studies in Athenian comedy; edited by C.W. Marshall and George Kovacs / Bristol Classical Press, 2012
Classics Library PA 3151 N58 2012
Also available online

Pagan, Victoria Emma / Conspiracy theory in Latin literature / University of Texas Press, 2012
PCL Stacks DG 211 P343 2012
Also available online

Pindar / Odes for victorious athletes; translated, with an introduction, by Anne Pippin Burnett /  Johns Hopkins University Press, 2010
PCL Stacks PA 4275 E5 B8713 2010

Schauer, Markus / Tragicorum Romanorum Fragmenta. Vol. I / Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2012
Available online

Spanu, Marcello / The Theatre of Diokaisareia / De Gruyter, 2012
Available online

Spevak, Olga / Constituent order in classical Latin prose / J. Benjamins / 2010
PCL Stacks  PA 2293 S58 2010

Stieber, Mary C. / Euripides and the language of craft / Brill, 2011
Available online

White, Peter / Cicero in letters: epistolary relations of the late republic / Oxford University Press, 2010
PCL Stacks PA 6298 W55 2010

Philosophy / Ethics

Adluri, Vishwa / Parmenides, Plato, and mortal philosophy: return from transcendence / Continuum, 2011
PCL Stacks B 235 P24 A34 2011

Badiou Alain / Plato’s Republic: a dialogue in 16 chapters / Columbia University Press, 2012
PCL Stacks JC 71 P6 B2813 2012

Plato’s Laws: force and truth in politics / edited by Gregory Recco and Eric Sanday / Indiana University Press, 2013
PCL Stacks  JC 71 P264 P54 2013

Weiss, Roslyn / Philosophers in the Republic: Plato’s two paradigms / Cornell University Press, 2012
PCL Stacks B 395 W46 2012

Politics / Law / Economy

Du Plessis, Paul / Letting and hiring in Roman legal thought: 27 BCE-284 CE / Brill, 2012
Available online

Ryan, Alan / On politics: a history of political thought from Herodotus to the present / W. W. Norton & Co., 2012
PCL Stacks  JA 71 R93 2012 V.1, V. 2

Sommerstein, Alan H. / Oath and State in Ancient Greece / De Gruyter, 2012
Available online

Temin, Peter / The Roman market economy / Princeton University Press, 2013
PCL Stacks HC 39 T46 2013

Religion / Mythology

Ehrman Bart D./ Forgery and counterforgery: the use of literary deceit in early Christian polemics / Oxford University Press, 2013
PCL Stacks BR 67 E37 2013

Glouberman, M. / The Raven Dove Owl of Minerva; The Creation of Humankind in Athens and Jerusalem / University of Toronto Press 2012
PCL Stacks BT 702 G56 2012

Klawans, Jonathan / Josephus and the theologies of ancient Judaism / Oxford University Press, 2012
PCL Stacks DS 115.9 J6 K53 2012

Lykke, Anne / Kult und Macht: Religion und Herrschaft im syro-palästinensischen Raum. Studien zu ihrer Wechselbeziehung in hellenistisch-römischer Zeit / Mohr Siebeck, 2012
Available online

Naiden, F.S. / Smoke signals for the gods: ancient Greek sacrifice from the Archaic through Roman periods / Oxford University Press, 2013
PCL Stacks  BL 795 S25 N35 2013

Rebillard, Éric / Christians and their many identities in late antiquity, North Africa, 200-450 CE / Cornell University Press, 2012
PCL Stacks BR 190 R43 2013

Rogers, Guy MacLean / The mysteries of Artemis of Ephesos: cult, polis, and change in the Graeco-Roman world / Yale University Press, 2012
PCL Stacks BL 820 D5 R64 2012

Science / Medicine

Freely, John / The flame of Miletus: the birth of science in ancient Greece (and how it changed the world) / Tauris, 2012
PCL Stacks Q 124.95 F74 2012

Social History

Hames, Gina / Alcohol in world history / Routledge, 2012
PCL Stacks HV 5020 H36 2012

Unveiling emotions: sources and methods for the study of emotions in the Greek world; edited by Angelos Chaniotis / Franz Steiner Verlag, 2012
PCL Stacks  DF 78 U58 2012


Arthurs, Joshua / Excavating modernity: the Roman past in fascist Italy / Cornell University Press, 2012
PCL Stacks CC 101 I8 A78 2012

Cocco, Sean / Watching Vesuvius: a history of science and culture in early modern Italy / University of Chicago Press, 2013
Geology Library  QE 523 V5 C63 2012
Also available online

Curtis, John / Horse and history: from Arabia to Ascot / Lund Humphries, 2012
Fine Arts Library SF 283 C878 2012

Dickinson, Rachel / Tools of the Ancient Romans: a kid’s guide to the history and science of life in Ancient Rome / Gazelle Drake Academic, 2006
Curriculum Guides PCL Stacks 5F   CURR GUIDE DG 77 D53 2006
Further information

Freund, Richard A. / Digging through history: archaeology and religion from Atlantis to the Holocaust / Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2012
PCL Stacks BL 65 A72 F74 2012

Harrison, Rodney / Heritage: critical approaches / Routledge, 2013
PCL Stacks CC 135 H37 2013

Morris, Ian / The measure of civilization: how social development decides the fate of nations / Princeton University Press, 2013
PCL Stacks HM 706 M67 2012
Also available online

Valentine, Frank / A social history of books and libraries from cuneiform to bytes / Scarecrow Press, Inc., 2012
PCL Stacks Z 4 V27 2012


Gifts from Joanna Hitchcock

Here is a preliminary list of high-use gift books donated to the Classics Library from Joanna Hitchcock, former Director of UT Press and Editor at Princeton University Press!  Thanks to Joanna Hitchcock!  She has also donated copies of other high use titles (not acknowledged here) added to PCL and the Fine Arts Library.

Galen.  Works. Selections. English & Greek  / Galen on respiration and the arteries / [edited by] David J. Furley and J.S. Wilkie. /
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 1984

Hunter, Virginia J. / Policing Athens : social control in the Attic lawsuits, 420-320 B.C. /
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c1994.

Loraux, Nicole.  / Enfants d’Athéna. English / The children of Athena : Athenian ideas about citizenship and the division between the sexes / Nicole Loraux ; translated by Caroline Levine ; foreword by Fromma I. Zeitlin. /
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c1993.

Mylonas, George E. (George Emmanuel), 1898-1988. / Mycenae and the Mycenaean Age /
Princeton, N.J., Princeton University Press, 1966.

Talbert, Richard J. A., 1947- / The Senate of Imperial Rome /
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c1984.

Thompson, Dorothy J., 1939- / Memphis under the Ptolemies /
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c1988.

Van Dam, Raymond. / Saints and their miracles in late antique Gaul /
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 1993.

New Book Arrivals at Classics, week of 04-29-2013

Aristotle.  Nicomachean ethics. Book 6. English  / Aristotle on practical wisdom : Nicomachean ethics VI / translated with an introduction, analysis, and commentary by C.D.C. Reeve.
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2013

The Economies of Hellenistic societies, third to first centuries BC / edited by Zosia H. Archibald, John K. Davies and Vincent Garielsen. /  Oxford ; New York, : Oxford University Press, 2011

The Oxyrhynchus papyri, v.78 / edited with translations and notes by Bernard P. Grenfell and Arthur S. Hunt. /
London : Egypt Exploration Fund, 1898-

Philistor : studies in honor of Costis Davaras / edited by Eleni Mantzourani and Philip P. Betancourt. /
Philadelphia : INSTAP Academic Press, 2012

Residenze imperiali nel Lazio : atti della Giornata di studio Monte Porzio Catone, 3 aprile 2004 / a cura di Massimiliano Valenti. /
Monte Porzio Catone : Libreria Cavour Ed., 2008

Rutishauser, Brian. / Athens and the Cyclades : economic strategies 540-314 BC  /
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2012

Virgil. / Bvcolica / P. Vergilivs Maro ; edidit et apparatv critico instrvxit, Silvia Ottaviano. Georgica / P. Vergilivs Maro ; edidit et apparatv critico instrvxit, Gian Biagio Conte. / Works. Selections  /
Berlin : De Gruyter, [2013]


New Book Arrivals at Classics, week of 04-22-2013

Alle origini della Magna Grecia: mobilità, migrazioni, fondazioni: atti del cinquantesimo convegno V.1 V.2 V.3 / Istituto per la storia e l’archeologia della Magna Grecia, 2012

Borges, Cassandra / New literary papyri from the Michigan collection: mythographic lyric and a catalogue of poetic first lines / University of Michigan Press, 2012

Davaras, Kōstēs / The Hagia Photia Cemetery V.2 / INSTAP Academic Press, 2004-

Greek and Roman festivals: content, meaning, and practice; edited by J. Rasmus Brandt and Jon W. Iddeng / Oxford University Press, 2012

Kouremenos, Theokritos / Aristotle’s de Caelo [gamma] / Franz Steiner Verlag, 2013

Mediterranea: quaderni annuali dell’Istituto di studi sulle civiltà italiche e del Mediterraneo antico del Consiglio nazionale delle ricerche V.9 / Roma: Istituti editoriali e poligrafici internazionali, 2005-

Skinner, Joseph / The invention of Greek ethnography: from Homer to Herodotus / Oxford University Press, 2012

Terence / Phormio; edited with introduction, translation and commentary by Robert Maltby / David Brown Book Co. [distributor], 2012

Wearing the cloak: dressing the soldier in Roman times; edited by Marie-Louise Nosch / David Brown Book Co., 2012

Wescoat, Bonna D. / The Temple of Athena at Assos / Oxford University Press, 2012

New Book Arrivals at Classics, week of 04-15-2013

L’Année philologique; bibliographie critique et analytique de l’antiquité gréco-latine V.81 2010 Les Belles Lettres

Domus Tiberiana: scavi e restauri, 1990-2011; a cura di Maria Antonietta Tomei e Maria Grazia Filetici / Electa, 2011

Il Mausoleo di Sant’Elena: gli scavi; a cura di Laura Vendittelli / Electa, 2011

Widzisz, Marcel Andrew / Chronos on the threshold: time, ritual, and agency in the Oresteia / Lexington Books, 2012

New Book Arrivals at Classics, week of 04-08-2013

Alcidamas / Orazioni e frammenti; Alcidamante; testo, introduzione, traduzione e note a cura di Guido Avezzù / “L’Erma” di Bretschneider, 1982

Brulé, Pierre / Comment percevoir le sanctuaire grec?: une analyse sensorielle du paysage sacre / Les Belles Lettres, 2012

Exchange networks and local transformations: interaction and local change in Europe and the Mediterranean from the Bronze Age to the Iron Age; edited by Maria Emanuela Alberti and Serena Sabatini / David Brown Book Company, 2013

Meyer, Elizabeth A. / The inscriptions of Dodona and a new history of Molossia / Steiner, 2013