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January 1990 (94.1)


The Society for the American Journal of Archaeology (pp. 1–2)
Fred S. Kleiner

Field Reports

Excavations at Tell al-Raqā’i: A Small Rural Site of Early Urban Northern Mesopotamia (pp. 3–23)
Hans H. Curvers and Glenn M. Schwartz

A Rural Settlement of Imperial Roman and Byzantine Date in Contrada Saraceno near Agrigento, Sicily (pp. 25–44)
Giuseppe Castellana and Brian E. McConnell


An “Ionian Sea” Style in Archaic Doric Architecture (pp. 45–72)
Barbara A. Barletta

Processional Imagery in Late Etruscan Funerary Art (pp. 73–93)
Peter J. Holliday

The Paintings in the Alae of the Casa dei Vettii and a Definition of the Fourth Pompeian Style (pp. 95–123)
William C. Archer


Archaeology in Anatolia (pp. 125–151)
Machteld J. Mellink

Book Reviews

Archaeology and the Methodology of Science (p. 153)
By Jane H. Kelley and Marsha P. Hanen
Reviewed by Patty Jo Watson

Images of the Ice Age (pp. 153–154)
By Paul G. Bahn and Jean Vertut
Reviewed by Whitney Davis

Problems in Greek Prehistory: Papers Presented at the Centenary Conference of the British School, Manchester, April 1986 (pp. 154–155)
By E.B. French and K.A. Wardle
Reviewed by Daniel J. Pullen

The Coming of the Greeks. Indo-European Conquests in the Aegean and the near East (pp. 155–156)
By Robert Drews
Reviewed by Susan N. Skomal

Studies in Sardinian Archaeology 3: Nuragic Sardinia and the Mycenaean World (pp. 156–157)
By Miriam S. Balmuth
Reviewed by Gary S. Webster

Spain at the Dawn of History: Iberians, Phoenicians and Greeks (pp. 157–158)
By Richard J. Harrison
Reviewed by Katina T. Lillios

Xoana and the Origins of Greek Sculpture (pp. 158–159)
By Alice A. Donohue
Reviewed by Andrew Stewart

Isthmia: Excavations by the University of Chicago under the Auspices of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens IV: Sculpture 1: 1952–1967 (pp. 159–160)
By Mary C. Sturgeon
Reviewed by Susan E. Kane

Veder Greco-Le necropoli di Agrigento. Mostra internazionale. Agrigento: 2 maggio–31 luglio 1988 (pp. 160–161)
Reviewed by Joseph Coleman Carter

Blacks in Ancient Cypriot Art (pp. 161–162)
By Vassos Karageorghis
Reviewed by Frank M. Snowden, Jr.

Alexander the Great and Bactria. The Formation of a Greek Frontier in Central Asia (pp. 162–163)
By Frank L. Holt
Reviewed by Eugene N. Borza

Saggi di storia etrusca arcaica (pp. 163–164)
By Mauro Cristofani
Reviewed by Helen Nagy

Laokoon und die Gründung Roms (pp. 164–165)
By Bernard Andreae
Reviewed by Karl Galinsky

Notes from Rome (pp. 165–166)
By Rodolfo Lanciani and Anthony L. Cubberley
Reviewed by Stephen L. Dyson

Thomas Ashby: Un archeologo fotografa la Campagna Romana tra '800 e '900 (pp. 165–166)
Reviewed by Stephen L. Dyson

Republikanische Stadttore in Italien (pp. 166–167)
By Gunnar Brands
Reviewed by Fred S. Kleiner

Roman Portraits (pp. 167–168)
By Richard Daniel de Puma
Reviewed by Susan Wood

Lampes céramiques signées: Définition critique d’ateliers du Haut Empire (pp. 168–169)
By Jacqueline Bonnet
Reviewed by Norma Goldman

Byzantium (pp. 169–170)
By Rowena Loverance
Reviewed by Olenka Pevny

Books Received

List of Books Received (pp. 170–173)