Books received

The Editorial Committee of the Opuscula invite publishers to submit appropriate books for review. These should be sent to the Secretary at

We hope to increase the pool of reviewers, especially among foreign colleagues, and invite suggestions and self-nominations of scholars who wish to be considered as reviewers. 

The list below reflects the books recently received by the Editorial Committee and all which are not marked by an asterisk (*) are still open for review.

Scholars interested in reviewing any of these items should contact the Secretary, and all submissions of reviews should follow the Guide for Reviewers.

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* Beste, H.-J., D. Martens 2016. Die Mauern von Syrakus. Das Kastell Euryalos und die Befestigung der Epipolai, Dr. Ludwig Reichert Verlag, Wiesbaden. ISBN: 978-3-95490-033-6.

Goldwyn, A.J. (Ed) 2016. The Trojan Wars and the making of the modern world (Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis, Dtudia Graeca Upsaliensia, 22), Uppsala Universit, Uppsala. ISBN: 978-91-554-9322-6.

Vikela, E., Apollo, Artemis, Leto. Eine Untersuchiung zur Typologie, Ikonographie und Hemeneutik der drei Gottheiten auf griechischen Weihreliefs (Athenaia, 7), Hirmer Verlag, München. ISBN: 978-3-7774-2289-3.

Bell, S., Carpino, A.A. (Eds.), A Companion to the Etruscans, Wiley Blackwell, Chichester. ISBN: 978-1-118-35274-8



* Watts, E.J. 2015. The Final Pagan Generation. University of California Press, Oakland. ISBN: 978-0-52028-370-1

* Badoud, N. 2015. Le Temps de Rhodes. Une chronologie des inscriptions de la cité fondée sur l'étude de ses institutions.Verlag C.H. Beck: München. ISBN 978-3-406-64035-3.

Powell, B.B. 2015. Homer's Iliad and Odyssey: The essential books: Translation, introduction and notes, Oxford University Press, Oxford. ISBN 978-0-19-939407-4.

Powell, B.B. 2015. The Odyssey: Translation, introduction and notes, Oxford University Press, Oxford. ISBN 978-0-19-992588-9.


* Stratton, K.B. & D.S. Kalleres 2014. Daugthers of Hecate, Oxford University Press, Oxford. ISBN 978-0-19-534270-3.

* Panagiotopoulos, D. 2014. Mykenische Siegelpraxis. Funktion, Kontext und administrative Verwendung mykensicher Tonplomben auf dem griechischen Festland und Kreta, Athenaia, Band 5, Hirmer Verlag GmgH, München. ISBN 978-3-7774-2288-6.

* Suk Fong Jim, T. 2014. Sharing with the gods: Aparchai and dekatai in ancient Greece, Oxford University Press, Oxford. ISBN 978-0-19-870682-3.

* Mili, M. 2014. Religion and society in ancient Thessaly, Oxford University Press, Oxford 2014. ISBN 978-0-19-871801-7.

Freeman, C. 2014. Egypt, Greece & Rome: Civilizations of the ancient Mediterranean, 3rd edition, Oxford University Press, Oxford. ISBN 978-0-19-965192-4.

Balot, R.K. 2014. Courage in the demiocratic polis: Ideology and critique in Classical Athens, Oxford University Press, Oxford. ISBN 978-0-19-998215-8.

Shaw, C.A. 2014. Satyric play: The evolution of Greek comedy and satyr drama, Oxford University Press, Oxford. ISBN 978-0-19-995094-2.

Chaudhuri, P. 2014. The war with god: Theomachy in Roman iImperial pottery, Oxford University Press, Oxford. ISBN 978-0-19-999338-3.


Asterisk (*) means that the volume is already under review.