The Classical Review (New Series)

Review Article


G. J. Olivera1

a1 University of Liverpool

R. W. Wallace, E. M. Harris (edd.): Transitions to Empire: Essays in Greco-Roman History 360–146 BC in Honor of E. Badian (Oklahoma Series in Classical Culture). Pp. x + 498. Norman and London: University of Oklahoma Press, 1997. Cased, £39.95. ISBN: 0-8061-2863-1.

J. J. Gabbert: Antigonus II Gonatas: a Political Biography. Pp. viii + 88. London and New York: Routledge, 1997. Cased, £35. ISBN: 0-415-01899-4.

G. M. Cohen: The Hellenistic Settlements in Europe, the Islands and Asia Minor. (Hellenistic Culture and Society, 17.) Pp. xiii + 481, 12 maps. Berkeley, Los Angeles, and Oxford: University of California Press, 1995. Cased, $65/£55. ISBN: 0-520-08329-6.

K. J. Rigsby: Asylia: Territorial Inviolability in the Hellenistic World. (Hellenistic Culture and Society, 22.) Pp. xvii + 672, 9 ills. Berkeley, Los Angeles, and London: University of California Press, 1996. Cased, $90/£65. ISBN: 0-520-20098-5.