BMCR 2007.04.01, BMCR Books Received (March)

Titles of potential interest to epigraphers exerpted below:
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*Dahmen, Karsten, The Legend of Alexander the Great on Greek and Roman Coins. London/New York: Routledge, 2007. Pp. 179. L19.99 (pb). ISBN 978-0-415-39452-9.

*Fiocchi Nicolai, Vincenzo, and Jean Guyon (edd.), Origine delle catacombe romane. Atti della giornata tematica dei Seminari di Archeologia Cristiana (Roma, 21 marzo 2005). Roma: Pontificio Istituto di Archeologia Cristiana, 2006. Pp. 268. $55.00. ISBN 78-88-85991-43-9.

*Hansen, Inge Lyse, and Richard Hodges (edd.), Roman Butrint. An Assessment. Oxford: Oxbow Books, 2007. Pp. 214. $60.00. ISBN 978-1-84217-234-6.

Isayev, Elena, Inside Ancient Lucania: Dialogues in History & Archaeology. BICS Supplement 90. London: Institute of Classical Studies, 2007. Pp. 284. L50.00 (pb). ISBN 978-1-905670-03-1.

*Newby, Zahra, and Ruth Leader-Newby (edd.), Art and Inscriptions in the Ancient World. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007. Pp. 303. $120.00. ISBN 978-0-521-86851-8.

*Pe/barthe, Christophe, Cite/, de/mocratie et e/criture. Histoire de l’alphabe/tisation d’Athe\nes a\ l’e/poque classique. Culture et cite/ 3. Paris: De Boccard, 2006. Pp. 398. EUR 45.00 (pb). ISBN 2-7018-0204-0.

*Trzcionka, Silke, Magic and the Supernatural in Fourth-century Syria. London/New York: Routledge, 2007. Pp. 220. L17.99 (pb). ISBN 978-0-415-39242-6.

*Nigdelis, P.M., Epigrafika Thessalonikeia. Sumbolh sthn Politikh kai Koinwnikh Istoria ths Archaias Thessalonikhs. Thessalonike: University Studio Press, 2006. Pp. 646. EUR 40.00 (pb). ISBN 960-12-1550-6.

*Nigdelis, P.M., and G. A. Souris, Anthupatos Legei. Ena Diatagma twn Autokratorikwn Xronwn gia to Gumnasio ths Beroias. [The Proconsul speaks: An Edict of Imperial Times on the Gymnasium of Berroia.] Tekmeria. Contributions to the History of the Greek and Roman World, Supplement No. 1. 2005. Thessalonike, 2005. Pp. 159; pls. 7. ISSN 1106-66-1X.

*Buora, Maurizio (ed.), Le gemme incise nel settecento et ottocento. Continuita\ della tradizione classica. Cataloghi e Monografie Archeologiche dei Civici Musei di Udine, 7. Roma: Giorgio Bretschneider, 2006. Pp. 155 (pb). ISBN 88-8265-410-9.

*Hispania Epigraphica 1989-2000. 2006. CD-ROM issues 1-10. ISBN 84-95215-53-5.

*Sineux, Pierre, Amphiaraos. Guerrier, devin et gue/risseur. Paris: Les Belles Lettres, 2007. Pp. 276. EUR 31.00 (pb). ISBN 978-2-251-32441-8.

Kemmers, Fleur, Coins for a Legion. An analysis of the coin finds from the Augustean legionary fortress and Flavian canabae legionis at Nijmwegen. Mainz: van Zabern, 2007. Pp. 289. EUR 56.00. ISBN 978-3-8053-3730-4.

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