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Book Reviews July 2008

July 2008 (112.3)

Book Reviews July 2008


The following book reviews were published in the printed AJA only and are available for purchase on JSTOR. For more information, see access options.

Kavousi 1: The Archaeological Survey of the Kavousi Region
By Donald C. Haggis 
Reviewed by Mieke Prent

Τσεπι Μαραθόνοσ: Το πρωτοελλαδικό νεκροταφείο
By Maria Pantelidou Gkofa 
Reviewed by Daniel J. Pullen

Ritual in the Bronze Age Aegean: The Minoan Peak Sanctuaries
By Evangelos Kyriakidis 
Reviewed by Krzysztof Nowicki

Akrotiri, Thera: An Architecture of Affluence 3,500 Years Old
By Clairy Palyvou 
Reviewed by Joseph W. Shaw

Los señores del Ganado: Arqeología de los pueblos prerromanos en le occidente de Iberia
By J.R. Álvarez-Sanchís
Reviewed by John Collis

Archaeology, Anthropology, and Cult: The Sanctuary at Gilat, Israel
By Thomas E. Levy
Reviewed by Beth Alpert Nakhai

The City of Ugarit at Tell Ras Shamra
By Marguerite Yon 
Reviewed by Alexander H. Joffe

Forgotten Empire: The World of Ancient Persia
By John E. Curtis and Nigel Tallis
Reviewed by Charles Gates

Luristan Excavation Documents. Vol. 6, Bani Surmah: An Early Bronze Age Graveyard in Pusht-i Kuh, Luristan
By E. Haerinck and B. Overlaet
Reviewed by D.T. Potts

Vase Painting, Gender, and Social Identity in Archaic Athens
By Mark D. Stansbury-O'Donnell
Reviewed by Elizabeth Langridge-Noti

Kypris: The Aphrodite of Cyprus. Ancient Sources and Archaeological Evidence
By Jacqueline Karageorghis
Reviewed by Maria Iacovou

The Greeks in the East
By A. Villing
Reviewed by Konstantinos Kopanias

The Roman Frontier in Central Jordan: Final Report on the Limes Arabicus Project, 1980–1989
By S. Thomas Parker et al. 
Reviewed by Philip W. Freeman

Myos Hormos-Quseir al-Qadim: Roman and Islamic Ports on the Red Sea. Survey and Excavations 1999–2003
By David Peacock; Lucy Blue
Reviewed by Katherine Strange Burke