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April 1997 (101.2)

Field Report

Umm el-Marra, a Bronze Age Urban Center in the Jabbul Plain, Western Syria, with a contribution by Sally Dunham: Remarks on Some Objects from Umm el-Marra, 1994–1995 (pp. 201–239)
Hans H. Curvers, Glenn M. Schwartz, and Sally Dunham


Archaeology in Turkey (pp. 241–305)
Marie-Henriette Gates  

Report from Rome: The Imperial Fora, a Retrospective (pp. 307–330) 
James E. Packer


The 98th Annual Meeting of the Archaeological Institute of America (pp. 331–393)

Review Articles

Archaeological Theory: Whats on the Agenda? (pp. 395–399)
Michael Shanks

Interconnections between the Aegean and the Orient in the Second Millennium B.C. (pp. 399–402) 
Paul Rehak

Book Reviews

Archaeological Ethics (pp. 403–404)
Edited by Karen D. Vitelli
Reviewed by James C. Wright

Antiquities, Trade or Betrayed: Legal, Ethical and Conservation Issues (pp. 403–404)
Edited by Kathryn Walker Tubb
Reviewed by James C. Wright

Cultural Identity and Archaeology: The Construction of European Communities (pp. 404–405)
Edited by Paul Graves-Brown, Siân Jones, and Clive Gamble
Reviewed by Peter S. Wells

Ancient Egyptian Medicine (pp. 405–406)
By John F. Nunn
Reviewed by Marshall Joseph Becker

Hieroglyphs and the Afterlife in Ancient Egypt (pp. 406–407)
By Werner Forman and Stephen Quirke
Reviewed by Terry G. Wilfong

Nomads of the Eurasian Steppes in the Early Iron Age (407–408)
Edited by Jeannine Davis-Kimball, Vladimir A. Bashilov, and Leonid T. Yablonsky
Reviewed by Charles C. Kolb

The Anthropomorphic Stelae of the Ukraine: The Early Iconography of the Indo-Europeans (pp. 407–408)
By D. Ya. Telegin and J.P. Mallory
Reviewed by Charles C. Kolb

The Discovery of the Greek Bronze Age (pp. 408–409)
By J. Lesley Fitton
Reviewed by Carol G. Thomas

Lerna, a Preclassical Site in the Argolid: Results of Excavations Conducted by the American School of Classical Studies at Athens III: The Pottery of Lerna IV (pp. 409–411)
By J. Rutter
Reviewed by Joseph Maran

Spätmykenische Stadtheiligtümer: Systematische Analyse und vergleichende Auswertung der archäologischen Befunde (pp. 411–412)
By Gabriele Albers
Reviewed by Robin Hägg

Polygnotos and Vase Painting in Classical Athens (pp. 412–413)
By Susan B. Matheson
Reviewed by Jenifer Neils

Greek Erotica on Attic Red-Figure Vases (pp. 413–414)
By Martin F. Kilmer
Reviewed by Robert F. Sutton, Jr.

Philosophenporträts des Früh- und Hochhellenismus (pp. 414–415)
By Ralf von den Hoff
Reviewed by R.R.R. Smith

The Mask of Socrates: The Image of the Intellectual in Antiquity (pp. 415–416)
By Paul Zanker
Reviewed by J.J. Pollitt

Le coppe megaresi in Italia (pp. 416–417)
By Paola Puppo
Reviewed by Maria Teresa Marabini Moevs

Stadtbild und Bürgerbild im Hellenismus: Kolloquium, München, 24. bis 26. Juni 1993 (pp. 418–419)
Edited by Michael Wörrle and Paul Zanker
Reviewed by Gary L. Reger

Schenkungen hellenistischer Herrscher an griechische Städte und Heiligtümer I: Zeugnisse und Kommentare (pp. 418–419)
Edited by Klaus Bringmann and Hans von Steuben
Reviewed by Gary L. Reger

Early Rome and Latium. Economy and Society c. 1000–500 B.C. (pp. 419–420)
By Christopher J. Smith
Reviewed by Nicola Terrenato

Pompeji: Vom 7. Jahrhundert v. Chr. bis 79 n. Chr. (pp. 420–421)
By Hans Eschebach and Lisalotte Eschebach
Reviewed by Penelope M. Allison

La villa rustica in località Villa Regina a Boscoreale (pp. 421–422)
By Stefano de Caro
Reviewed by Paolo Carafa

Roman Mold-Blown Glass: The First through Sixth Centuries (pp. 422–423)
By E. Marianne Stern
Reviewed by David Whitehouse

Sabas, Leader of Palestinian Monasticism: A Comparative Study in Eastern Monasticism, Fourth to Seventh Centuries (pp. 423–424)
By Joseph Patrich
Reviewed by Yizhar Hirschfeld

Vases and Volcanoes: Sir William Hamilton and His Collection (pp. 424–425)
By Ian Jenkins and Kim Sloan
Reviewed by David W.J. Gill

Book Notes

Whither Archaeology? Papers in Honour of Evz̆en Neustupný (p. 426)
Edited by Martin Kuna and Natalie Venclová
Reviewed by Michael Fotiadis

The Living Fields: Our Agricultural Heritage (pp. 426–427)
By Jack R. Harlan
Reviewed by Glynis Jones

Mycenaean Civilization: A Research Guide (pp. 427–428)
By Bryan Feuer
Reviewed by Cynthia W. Shelmerdine

Staat, Herrschaft, Gesellschaft in frühgriechischer Zeit: Eine Bibliographie 1978–1991/92 (pp. 427–428)
By Birgitta Eder
Reviewed by Cynthia W. Shelmerdine

Studies in Mycenaean Inscriptions and Dialect 1979 (pp. 427–428)
Edited by Elizabeth Sikkenga
Reviewed by Cynthia W. Shelmerdine

La Salle hypostyle dArgos (p. 428)
By Jean-François Bommelaer and Jacques des Courtils
Reviewed by Nancy L. Klein

Die Pracht der Latrine: Zum Wandel öffentlicher Bedürfnisanstalten in der kaiserzeitlichen Stadt (pp. 428–429)
By Richard Neudecker
Reviewed by Ann Olga Koloski-Ostrow

The End of Paganism in the North-Western Provinces of the Roman Empire: The Example of the Mithras Cult (p. 429)
By Eberhard Sauer
Reviewed by Alison B. Griffith

Reading Papyri, Writing Ancient History (pp. 429–430)
By Roger S. Bagnall
Reviewed by Dominic Rathbone

Books Received

List of Books Received (pp. 430–433)