[Electronic Antiquity]

ELECTRONIC ANTIQUITY:
COMMUNICATING THE CLASSICS

Current Editor
Terry Papillon, Terry.Papillon@vt.edu

November 2000
Volume V, Number 3

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ARTICLES:

Adnotationes Criticae et Interpretationes in Libros Aliquot Augustini Contra Donatistas
Alexanderson, Bengt

Crossing into Enemy Lines: Military Intelligence in Iliad 10 and 24
Mary Frances Williams

REVIEWS:

Akhenaton and the Religion of Light, by Erik Hornung. Translated by David Lorton. Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 1999. Pp. xiv + 146.

Reviewed by Anthony Spalinger
University of Auckland, New Zealand
a.spalinger@auckland.ac.nz

Gold of the Pharaohs, by Hans Wolfgang Muller and Eberhard Thiem. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1999. ISBN 0-814-3725-3. Pp. 256.

Sacred Luxuries: Fragrance, Aromatherapy and Cosmetics in Ancient Egypt, by Lisa Manniche. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1999. ISBN 0-8014-3720-2. Pp. 160.

Reviewed by Anne E. Haeckl
Kalamazoo College, Michigan, USA
ahaeckl@kzoo.edu

The Invention of Literature: from Greek Intoxication to the Latin Book, by Florence Dupont. Translated by Janet Lloyd. Baltimore: the Johns Hopkins University Press, 1999. Pp xi+ 287.

Reviewed by Elaine Fantham
Princeton University, New Jersey, USA
fantham@princeton.edu

The Folds of Parnassos. Land and Ethnicity in Ancient Phokis, by Jeremy McInerney, Austin: University of Texas Press, 1999. ISBN 0-292-75230-X $24.95 (paperback); 0-292-75229-6 $50.00 (hardcover)

Robin Osborne
Corpus Christi College, Oxford, UK
robin.osborne@corpus-christi.oxford.ac.uk

A Dictionary of Archaeology, edited by Ian Shaw and Robert Jameson. Blackwell Publishers, Ltd., 1999. ISBN 0-631-17423-0.

Reviewed by Ann-Marie Knoblauch
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Virginia, USA
amk@vt.edu

The Voyage of the Argo: The Argonautica of Gaius Valerius Flaccus. translated by David R. Slavitt. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press. 1999. ISBN: 0-8018-6178-0 (paperback), 0-8018-6177-2 (hardcover).

Reviewed by Debra Hershkowitz
University of Michigan, Michigan, USA
hershko@umich.edu

Gesture in Naples and Gesture in Classical Antiquity, by Andrea de Jorio,. Translated, with Introduction and Notes, by Adam Kendon. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2000. ISBN 0-253-33657-0. Pp. cvii + 517. $49.95.

Anthony Corbeill
University of Kansas, Kansas, USA
corbeill@ukans.edu

Kalevala Mythology, by Juha Y. Pentikäinen., expanded edition. Translated and edited by Ritva Poom. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1999. Pp. xvii + 296. ISBN 0-253-21352-5 (paper)

Reviewed by James Baron
College of William and Mary, Virginia, USA
jrbaro@wm.edu

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

  1. FORDYCE MITCHEL MEMORIAL LECTURE SERIES

  2. GRADUATE STUDY (M.A. and Ph.D.) IN ANCIENT HISTORY AT THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI-COLUMBIA

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