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Book Reviews January 2005

January 2005 (109.1)

Book Reviews January 2005


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

Theory and Practice in Mediterranean Archaeology: Old World and New World Perspectives
By John K. Papadopoulos and Richard M. Leventhal 
Reviewed by Senta C. German

Examining the Farming/Language Dispersal Hypothesis
By Peter Bellwood Colin Renfrew 
Reviewed by J.P. Mallory

The Archaeology of Urban Landscapes: Explorations in Slumland
By Alan Mayne et al.
Reviewed by Deirdre O'Sullivan

Written in Stone: The Multiple Dimensions of Lithic Analysis
By P. Nick Kardulias and Richard W. Yerkes 
Reviewed by Brian Kooyman

Enclosures in Neolithic Europe: Essays on Causewayed and Non-Causewayed Sites
By Gillian Varndell and Peter Topping 
Reviewed by Alasdair Whittle

The Secret Lore of Egypt: Its Impact on the West
By Erik Hornung and David Lorton 
Reviewed by Paul A. Mirecki

Sexual Revolutions: Gender and Labor at the Dawn of Agriculture
By Jane Peterson 
Reviewed by Joan Gero

Mochlos, IB: Period III. Neopalatial Settlement on the Coast: The Artisans' Quarter and the Farmhouse at Chalinomouri. The Neopalatial Pottery
By Kellee A. Barnard et al. 
Reviewed by Laura Preston

Klavdhia-Tremithos. A Middle and Late Cypriote Bronze Age Site
By Kjell Malmgren and Parvine H. Merrillees 
Reviewed by Maria Iacovou

Ancient Wine. The Search for the Origins of Viniculture
By Patrick McGovern 
Reviewed by Ruth Palmer

Busayra Excavations by Crystal-M. Bennett 1971–1980
By Piotr Bienkowski 
Reviewed by Steven M. Ortiz

Essays in Honor of Dietrich Von Bothmer
By Andrew J. Clark, Jasper Gaunt, and Benedicte Gilman 
Reviewed by Judith M. Barringer

Olympia 1875–2000: 125 Jahre deutsche Ausgrabungen. Internationales Symposium, Berlin 9–11 November 2000
By Helmut Kyrieleis 
Reviewed by Nancy Bookidis

Gli Achei e l'identità etnica degli Achei d'Occidente: Atti del convegno internazionale di studi
By Emanuele Greco 
Reviewed by Rebecca K. Schindler

Le vase grec et ses destins
By Pierre Rouillard and Annie Verbanck-Piérard 
Reviewed by Claire L. Lyons

The Votive Statues of the Athenian Acropolis
By Catherine M. Keesling
Reviewed by Ellen Perry

Images of Myths in Classical Antiquity
By Susan Woodford 
Reviewed by Karl Kilinski II

Aphrodite's Tortoise: The Veiled Woman of Ancient Greece
By Lloyd Llewellyn-Jones 
Reviewed by Mireille M. Lee

Hellenistic Infantry Reform in the 160s BC
By Nicholas Sekunda 
Reviewed by Gwyn Davies

Coins and Power in Late Iron Age Britain
By John Creighton 
Reviewed by Philip de Jersey

Duos Nuraghes: A Bronze Age Settlement in Sardinia. Vol. 1, The Interpretive Archaeology
By Gary S. Webster 
Reviewed by Alberto Moravetti

The Early Slavs: Culture and Society in Early Medieval Eastern Europe
By P.M. Barford 
Reviewed by Jerzy F. Gassowski