The Classical Review (New Series)

Review Article

ALEXANDRIA AND ROME

Colin Adamsa1

a1 University of Warwick

G. Grimm: Alexandria. Die erste Königsstadt der hellenistischen Welt. Pp. 168, 152 ills, maps. Mainz am Rhein: Philipp von Zabern, 1998. Cased, DM 68. ISBN: 3-8053-2337-9.

A. Lampela: Rome and the Ptolemies of Egypt. The Development of their Political Relations 273–80 B.C. Pp. 301. Helsinki: Societas Scientiarum Fennica, 1998. Paper. ISBN: 951-653-295-0.