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  • The Oxford Handbook of the Second Sophisticby Daniel S. Richter; William A. Johnson

    Oxford University Press 2017; US$ 174.99

    Focusing on the period known as the Second Sophistic, this Handbook offers guidance on the wide range of textual materials that survive, many of which are useful or even core to inquiries of particularly current interest, while also keeping a sharp focus on how we can best situate these texts within the broader socio-cultural milieu. more...

  • A Companion to Spartaby Anton Powell

    Wiley 2017; US$ 400.00 US$ 360.00

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  • Athenian Popular Religionby Jon D. Mikalson

    The University of North Carolina Press 2017; US$ 29.99

    Most modern studies of Athenian religion have focused on festivals, cult practices, and individual deities. Jon Mikalson turns instead to the religious beliefs citizens of Athens spoke of and acted upon in everyday life. He uses evidence only from reliable, mostly contemporary sources such as the orators Lysias and Demosthenes, the historian Xenophon,... more...

  • Republics Ancient and Modern, Volume IIIby Paul A. Rahe

    The University of North Carolina Press 2017; US$ 29.99

    First published in 1992 and now available in paperback in three volumes, Paul Rahe's ambitious and provocative book bridges the gap between political theory, comparative history and government, and constitutional prudence. Rahe challenges prevailing interpretations of ancient Greek republicanism, early modern political thought, and the founding of... more...

  • Ayia Sotiraby R. Angus K. Smith; Mary K. Dabney; Evangelia Pappi; Sevasti Triantaphyllou

    INSTAP 2017; US$ 44.70

    This volume is the final publication of the results of excavation of six Mycenaean chamber tombs in the Late Bronze Age cemetery of Ayia Sotira within the Nemea Valley of the Argolid region of Greece.The work presented includes artifactual and ecofactual remains such as pottery, jewelry, figurines, metal objects, human skeletons, and botanical remains.... more...

  • Mythologyby Edith Hamilton; Jim Tierney

    Hachette Books 2017; US$ 32.00

    In celebration of of the 75th anniversary of this classic bestseller, this stunningly illustrated, beautifully packaged, larger-format hardcover edition will be beloved by fans of Greek, Roman, and Norse mythology of all ages. Since its original publication by Little, Brown and Company in 1942, Edith Hamilton's Mythology has sold millions of... more...

  • Simonides on the Persian Warsby Lawrence M. Kowerski

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    This book considers what evidence the "new Simonides" fragments offer for Simonides' elegiac compositions on the Persian Wars. The current orthodoxy is that they represent three separate elegies on individual battles, one on Artemisium, one on Salamis, and one on Plataea. Kowerski evaluates what evidence these fragments provide for these compositions,... more...

  • Philodemus on Rhetoric Books 1 and 2by Clive Chandler

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • The "Birth" of Italyby Filippo Carlà-Uhink

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 137.99

    Die Klio-Beihefte wurden 1903 gegründet und etablierten sich rasch als eine der führenden Reihen auf dem Feld der historischen Altertumswissenschaften. Nach jahrzehntelanger Unterbrechung erscheinen sie wieder seit 1999 als „Neue Folge“ und geben herausragenden Forschungen zur Geschichte der griechischen und römischen Welt ein geeignetes... more...

  • Etruscologyby Alessandro Naso

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 413.99

    This handbook has two purposes: it is intended (1) as a handbook of Etruscology or Etruscan Studies, offering a state-of-the-art and comprehensive overview of the history of the discipline and its development, and (2) it serves as an authoritative reference work representing the current state of knowledge on Etruscan civilization. The organization... more...