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P. Sabin:

·      25.729: P. Sabin, H. Van Wees, M. Whitby (edd.), The Cambridge history of Greek and Roman warfare. Reviewed by J. C. N. Coulston.

M. Sabottka:

·      22.772: M. Sabottka, Das Serapeum in Alexandria. Untersuchungen zur Architektur und Baugeschichte des Heiligtums von der frühen ptolemäischen Zeit bis zur Zerstörung 391 n.Chr. Reviewed by J. S. McKenzie.

P. Sabbatini Tumolesi:

·      3.310: P. Sabbatini Tumolesi, Epigrafia anfiteatrale dell'Occidente romano I; Roma; Reviewed by R. T. Scott.

A. Sadurska:

·      9.469: A. Sadurska and A. Bounni, Les sculptures funéraires de Palmyre. Reviewed by S. Downey.

I. Sælid Gilhus:

·      22.637: I. Sælid Gilhus, Animals, gods and humans. Changing attitudes to animals in Greek, Roman and Early Christian ideas. Reviewed by R. Gordon.

Z. Safrai:

·      11.669: Z. Safrai, The Jewish community in the Talmudic period. Reviewed by S. Dar.

M. M. Sage:

·      22.665: M. M. Sage, The Republican Roman army. A sourcebook. Reviewed by G. Davies.

C. Sagona:

·      18.436: C. Sagona, The archaeology of Punic Malta. Reviewed by N. C. Vella.

·      18.436: C. Sagona, Punic antiquities of Malta. Reviewed by N. C. Vella.

L. Saguì:

·      13.818: L. Saguì (ed.), Ceramica in Italia: VI-VII secolo. Reviewed by C. Wickham.

D. Sailor:

·      24.561: D. Sailor, Writing and empire in Tacitus. Reviewed by C. S. Kraus.

H.-L. Sainio:

·     21.410: K. Mustakallio, J. Hanska, H.-L. Sainio, V. Vuolanto, Hoping for continuity: childhood, education and death in antiquity and the Middle Ages. Reviewed by R. Laurence.

A. St. Clair:

·      18.745: A. St. Clair, Carving as craft. Palatine East and the Greco-Roman bone and ivory carving tradition. Reviewed by W. O. Stern.

P. Salama:

·    21.574: P. Salama, Promenades d’antiquités africaines. Scripta varia. Reviewed by C. Vismara.

·      5.408: L. Anselmino, M. Bouchenaki, A. Carandini, Ph. Leveau, D. Manacorda, C. Pavolini, G. Pucci, P. Salama, Il Castellum di Nador. Storia di una fattoria tra Tipasa e Caesarea (I-VI d.C.). Reviewed by D. J. Mattingly and J. W. Hayes.

A. Salihi:

·    21.696: U. Bellwald, M. al-Huneidi, A. Salihi, D. Keller, R. Naser, D. al-Eisawi, edited by I. Ruben, The Petra Siq. Nabataean hydrology uncovered. Reviewed by J. Patrich.

C. Saliou:

·      20.643: C. Saliou (ed.), Gaza dans l’antiquité tardive. Archéologie, rhétorique et histoire. Reviewed by L. Di Segni.

·      11.680: C. Saliou, Le traité d’urbanisme de Julien d’Ascalon. Droit et architecture en Palestine au VIe siècle. Reviewed by B. S. Hakim.

J.-Fr. Salles:

·      27.883: M.-Fr. Boussac, J.-Fr. Salles & J.-B. Yon (edd.), Autour du Périple de la Mer érythrée. Reviewed by R. Tomber.

G. Salmeri:

·      24. 787: B. Forsén & G. Salmeri (edd.), The province strikes back: imperial dynamics in the Eastern Mediterranean. Reviewed by K. da Costa.

J. Salmon:

·      14.580: D. J. Mattingly and J. Salmon (edd.), Economies beyond agriculture in the classical world. Reviewed by R. Saller.

·      12.495: G. Shipley and J. Salmon (edd.), Human landscapes in classical antiquity. Reviewed by S. E. Alcock.

G. Saltini Semerari:

·      30.536: G. Saltini Semerari & G.-J. Burgers (edd.), Early Iron Age communities of Southern Italy. Reviewed by A. J. Nijboer

V. Sampaolo:

·      27.589: H. Meller, V. Sampaolo, L. Melillo (Hrgg.), Gladiator. Täglich den Tod vor Augen. Reviewed by M. Junkelmann.

F.-J. Sánchez-Palencia:

·      16.411: F.-J. Sánchez-Palencia and J. Mangas (edd.), El edicto del Bierzo: Augusto y el noroeste de Hispania. Reviewed by J. S. Richardson.

S. Sande:

·      7.339: S. Sande, Greek and Roman portraits in Norwegian collections. Reviewed by E. Bartman.

I. Sandwell:

·      20.595: I. Sandwell and J. Huskinson (edd.), Culture and society in later Roman Antioch. Reviewed by G. Brands.

R. Santangeli Valenzani:

·      20.469: R. Meneghini and R. Santangeli Valenzani (edd.), Formae Urbis Romae. Nuovi frammenti di piante marmoree dallo scavo dei fori imperiali. Reviewed by P. L. Tucci.

R. Santolini Giordani:

·      4.215: R. Santolini Giordani, Antichità Casali: la collezione di Villa Casali a Roma. Reviewed by C. Pavolini e G. Spinola.

S. Santoro:

·      18.723: M. Buora & S. Santoro (ed.), Progetto Durrës. L’indagine sui beni culturali albanesi della’antichità e del medioevo. Reviewed by H. R. Hurst.

C. Sapin:

·      16.710: C. Sapin (ed.), Archéologie et architecture d’un site monastique. Ve-XXe siècles. 10 ans de recherches à l’Abbaye Saint-Germain d’Auxerre. Reviewed by R. Hodges.

H. G. Saradi:

·      22.803: H. G. Saradi, The Byzantine city in the sixth century. Literary images and historical reality. Reviewed by L. Lavan.

A. Sarantis:

·      22.813: L. Lavan, E. Zanini and A. Sarantis (edd.), Technology in transition A.D. 300-650. Reviewed by J. P. Oleson.

P. Sarris:

·      22.800: P. Sarris, Economy and society in the age of Justinian. Reviewed by P. F. Bang.

M. Sartre:

·      19.682: M. Sartre, The Middle East under Rome. Reviewed by K. G. Holum.

M. Sasel Kos:

·      17.689 and 699: M. Sasel Kos and P. Scherrer (edd.), The autonomous towns of Noricum and Pannonia vol. 1. Noricum. Reviewed by M. Buora and N. Christie.

G. Sassatelli:

·      20.393: G. Sassatelli and E. Govi (edd.), Culti, forma urbana e artigianato a Marzabotto. Reviewed by G. Cifani.

E. Sauer:

·      28.889: E. W. Sauer, H. Omrani Rekavandi, T. J. Wilkinson & J. Nokandeh, Persia’s imperial power in late antiquity: the great wall of Gorgan and frontier landscapes of Sasanian Iran. Reviewed by W. E. Mierse.

·      12.682: E. Sauer, The end of paganism in the north western provinces of the Roman empire: the example of the Mithras cult. Reviewed by R. Gordon.

V. Sauer:

·      25.768: E. Olshausen and V. Sauer (Hrsg.), Die Landschaft und die Religion. Reviewed by R. Häussler.

D. Saunders:

·  30.557: U. Kästner & D. Saunders (edd.), Dangerous perfection. Ancient funerary vases from southern Italy. Reviewed by B. Peruzzi

R. Saupin:

·      28.908: L. Nehmé avec J. T. Milik & , Atlas archéologique et épigraphique de Pétra. Fascicule 1. Reviewed by J. Patrich.

G. Sauron:

·      22.466: F.-H. Massa-Pairault and G. Sauron (edd.), Images et modernité hellénistiques. Appropriation et représentation du monde d’Alexandre à César. Reviewed by R. Taylor.

·      20.505: X. Lafon and G. Sauron (edd.), Théorie et pratique de l’architecture romaine: la norme et l’expérimentation. Reviewed by A. Roth Congès.

·      15.416: G. Sauron, L’histoire végétalisée: ornement et politique à Rome. Reviewed by R. Cohon.

H. Savay-Guerraz:

·      9.502: A. Desbat, O. LeBlanc, J.-L. Prisset, H. Savay-Guerraz, D. Tavernier, La maison des dieux Océan à Saint-Romain-en-Gal (Rhône). Reviewed by M. George.

K. Sbonias:

·      15.561: J. Bintliff and K. Sbonias (edd.), Reconstructing past population trends in Mediterranean Europe. Reviewed by J. F. Cherry.

D. Scagliarini Corlàita:

·      22.621: A. Coralini and D. Scagliarini Corlàita (edd.), Ut natura ars. Virtual reality e archeologia. Reviewed by D. Favro.

V. Scarano Ussani:

·      26.610: P. G. Guzzo and V. Scarano Ussani, Ex corpore lucrum facere: la prostituzione nell’antica Pompei. Reviewed by T. A. J. McGinn.

P. Schäfer:

·      19.671: P. Schäfer (ed.), The Bar Kokhba War reconsidered. Reviewed by A. R. Birley.

E. Schallmayer:

·      12.675: E. Schallmayer et al., Der römische Weihebezirk von Osterburken I. Corpus der Beneficiarier-Inschriften. Reviewed by B. Rankov.

R. Schatzmann:

·      23.710: S. Martin-Kilcher and R. Schatzmann (edd.), Das römische Heiligtum von Thun-Allmendingen, die Regio Lindensis und die Alpen. Reviewed by C. Metzger.

J. Scheid:

·      27.653: S. Demougin & J. Scheid (edd.), Colons et colonies dans le monde romain. Reviewed by M. E. Hoskins Walbank.

·      15.499: J. Scheid and V. Huet (edd.), La colonne Aurélienne. Reviewed by R. Brilliant.

·      13.463: J. Scheid et al., Recherches archéologiques à la Magliana. Commentarii fratrum arvalium qui supersunt. Reviewed by P. Herz.

·      3.321. H. Broise and J. Scheid, Recherches archéologiques à la Magliana: le balneum des frères arvales. Reviewed by J. DeLaine.

W. Scheidel:

·      27.660: W. Scheidel (ed.), The Cambridge companion to the Roman economy. Reviewed by W. V. Harris.

·      15.558: W. Scheidel (ed.), Debating Roman demography. Reviewed by D. Rathbone.

·      9.389: W. Scheidel, Grundpacht und Lohnarbeit in der Landwirtschaft des römischen Italien. Reviewed by D. P. Kehoe.

P. Scherrer:

·      17.689 and 17.699: M. Sasel Kos and P. Scherrer (edd.), The autonomous towns of Noricum and Pannonia vol. 1. Noricum. Reviewed by M. Buora and N. Christie.

J. Schneider:

·     31.845: J. Schneider, Ländliche Siedlungsstrukturen im römischen Spanien. Das Becken von Vera und das Camp de Tarragona — zwei Mikroregionen im Vergleich. Reviewed by J. Bermejo Tirado.

R. Schick:

·      15.691: Z. T. Fiema, C. Kanellopoulos, T. Waliszewski and R. Schick, The Petra Church. Reviewed by J.-P. Sodini.

·      12.813: R. Schick, The Christian communities of Palestine from Byzantine to Islamic rule. Reviewed by H. Kennedy.

T. Schierl:

·      28.699: G. Grabherr, B. Kainrath, T. Schierl (Hsrg.), Verwandte in der Fremde? Fibeln und Bestandteile der Bekleidung als Mittel zur Rekonstruktion von interregionalem Austausch .. Reviewed by M. Feugère.

F. Schimmer:

·      24.747: F. Schimmer, Amphoren aus Cambodunum/Kempten: ein Beitrag zur Handelsgeschichte der römischen Provinz Raetia. Reviewed by S. Martin-Kilcher.

B. Schlick-Nolte:

·      11.421: E. M. Stern and B. Schlick-Nolte, Early glass of the ancient world 1600 B.C.- A.D. 50: Ernesto Wolf Collection. Reviewed by L. C. Kahn.

G. Schmid:

·      16.653: G. Schmid and B. Kolb, Petra – Ez Zantur II. Reviewed by J. P. Oleson.

A. Schmidt-Colinet:

·    28.881: A. Schmidt-Colinet, Waleed Al-As’ad (Hrsgg.), Palmyras Reichtum durch weltweiten Handel. Archäologische Untersuchungen im Bereich der hellenistischen Stadt. Bd. 1. Architektur und ihre Ausstattung. Bd. 2. Kleinfunde. Reviewed by T. Kaizer.

·    21.652: A. Schmidt-Colinet, Palmyra. Kulturbegegnung im Grenzbereich. Reviewed by T. Kaizer.

·      15.675: A. Schmidt-Colinet, A. Stauffer, K. Al-As’ad, Die Textilien aus Palmyra: Neue und alte Funde. Reviewed by J. P. Wild.

·      7.437: A. Schmidt-Colinet, et al., Das Tempelgrab Nr 36 in Palmyra. Studien zur Palmyrenischen Grabarchitektur und ihrer Ausstattung. Reviewed by S. Cormack.

A. Schmitt:

·      24.722: F. Laubenheimer et A. Schmitt, Amphores vinaires de Narbonnaise. Production et grand commerce. Création d’une base de données géochimiques des ateliers. Reviewed by D. F. Williams.

·      11.603: F. Mayet, A. Schmitt and C. Tavares da Silva, Les amphores du Sado (Portugal). Prospection des fours et analyse du materiel. Reviewed by D. Peacock and D. Williams.

C. Schneider:

·      19.437: U. Hackl, H. Jenni and C. Schneider, Quellen zur Geschichte der Nabatäer. Reviewed by S. G. Schmid.

R. M. Schneider:

·      1.110 and 3.264: R. M. Schneider, Bunte Barbaren. Orientalenstatue aus farbigem Marmor in der römischen Repräsentationskunst. Reviewed by R. Brilliant and R. Cohon.

G. Schneider-Hermann:

·      12.493: G. Schneider-Hermann, The Samnites of the fourth century B.C. as depicted on Campanian vases. Reviewed by A. Oliver, Jr.

A. Scholl:

·    31.665: A. Scholl, Katalog der Skulpturen in der Antikensammlung der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin. Band I – Griechische und römische Bildnisse. Reviewed by S. Dillon.

F. Schön:

·      3.407: F. Schön, Der Beginn der römischen Herrschaft in Rätien. Reviewed by H. Wolff.

D. N. Schowalter:

·      28.782: S. J. Friesen, S. A. James, & D. N. Schowalter (edd.), Corinth in contrast. Studies in inequality. Reviewed by M. E. Hoskins Walbank.

·      25.858: S. J. Friesen, D. N. Schowalter and J. C. Walters (edd.), Corinth in context: comparative studies on religion and society. Reviewed by K. W. Slane.

S. F. Schröder:

·      18.624: S. F. Schröder, Katalog der antiken Skulpturen des Museo del Prado in Madrid, Bd. 2. Reviewed by B. S. Ridgway.

·      4.222: S. F. Schröder, Römische Bacchusbilder in der Tradition des Apollon Lykeios. Reviewed by V. J. Hutchinson.

I. Schrüfer-Kolb:

·      19.607: I. Schrüfer-Kolb, Roman iron production in Britain. Reviewed by M. G. Fulford.

I. D. Schrunk:

·      4.378: S. McNally and I. D. Schrunk (edd.), Diocletian's palace. American-Yugoslav excavations vol. 6. Reviewed by N. Duval.

A. Schütte-Maischatz:

·      20.602: Schütte-Maischatz and E. Winter, Dolichê — eine kommagenische Stadt und ihre Götter: Mithras und Iupiter Dolichenus. Reviewed by R. Gordon.

H.-J. Schulzki:

·      7.480: H.-J. Schulzki, Die Fundmünzen der römischen Strassenstation Flerzheim. Reviewed by R. Reece.

C. E. Schultz:

·      22.471: C. E. Schulz and P. B. Harvey jr. (edd.), Religion in Republican Italy. Reviewed by A. Nice.

·      20.413: C. E. Schultz, Women’s religious activity in the Roman Republic. Reviewed by S. Treggiari.

L. Schumacher:

·      16.577: L. Schumacher, Sklaverei in der Antike. Reviewed by W. Scheidel.

E. Schwertheim:

·     21.610: G. Petzl & E. Schwertheim, Hadrian und die dionysischen Künstler. Drei in Alexandreia Troas neugefundene Briefe des Kaisers an die Künstlervereinigung. Reviewed by W. Slater. Doukellis.

L. Schwinden:

·      3.415: W. Binsfeld, K. Goethert-Polaschek and L. Schwinden, Katalog der römischen Steindenkmäler des Rheinischen Landesmuseums Trier. I. Götter und Weihedenkmäler. Reviewed by P. Herz.

M. Sciallano:

·      11.571: M. Sciallano, Poissons de l’antiquité. Reviewed by R. I. Curtis.

V. Score:

·     29.812: V. Score, Hoards, hounds and helmets. A conquest-period ritual site at Hallaton, Leicestershire. Reviewed by J. V. S. Megaw.

A. Reynolds Scott:

·      22.489: A. Reynolds Scott, Cosa: the black-glaze pottery 2. Reviewed by V. Jolivet.

M. Scott:

·      25.535: M. Scott, Delphi and Olympia: the spatial politics of panhellenism in the archaic and classical periods. Reviewed by N. Purcell.

S. Scott:

·      17.615: S. Scott and J. Webster (edd.), Roman imperialism and provincial art. Reviewed by M. C. Sturgeon.

F. B. Sear:

·       21.489: F. Sear, Roman theatres: an architectural study. Reviewed by E. R. Gebhard.

·      18.593: P. M. Allison & F. B. Sear, Casa della Caccia Antica (VII 4, 48). Reviewed by R. Ling.

G. Sears:

·    25.781: R. Laurence, S. Esmonde Cleary and G. Sears, The city in the Roman West, c.250 BC–c.AD 250. Reviewed by J. Sewell.

·      23.799: G. Sears, Late Roman African urbanism: continuity and transformation in the city. Reviewed by R. Miles.

M. Segard:

·      23.700: M. Segard, Les Alpes occidentales romaines. Reviewed by C. Vismara.

M. Sehlmeyer:

·      13.434: M. Sehlmeyer, Stadtrömische Ehrenstatuen der republikanischen Zeit. Reviewed by T. Späth.

S. Seidel:

·    23.603: M. Buora and S. Seidel (edd.), Fibule antiche del Friuli. Reviewed by M. Feugère.

B. Seidensticker:

·      28.523: S. Kansteiner, K. Hallof, L. Lehmann, B. Seidensticker & K. Stemmer (edd.), Der Neue Overbeck: Die antiken Schriftquellen zu den bildenden Künsten der Griechen, Bd. I-V. Reviewed by M. Squire.

G. Seidmann:

·      3.261: G. Seidmann, "Nathaniel Marchant" in The Walpole Society 53 (1987). Reviewed by M. Henig.

E. H. Seland:

·      30.828: J. C. Meyer, E. H. Seland & N. Anfinset (edd.), Palmyrena: city, hinterland and caravan trade between Orient and Occident. Reviewed by L. Gregoratti

G. Sena Chiesa:

·      11.524: G. Sena Chiesa (ed.), Augusto in Cisalpina. Ritratti augustei e giulio-claudi in Italia Settentrionale. Reviewed by D. Boschung.

J. R. Senseney:

·      25.602: J. R. Senseney, The art of building in the classical world: vision, craftsmanship, and linear perspective in Greek and Roman architecture. Reviewed by P. Scotton.

F. R. Serra Ridgway:

·      12.476: R. E. Linington and F. R. Serra Ridgway, Lo scavo del Fondo Scataglini a Tarquinia. Reviewed by V. Jolivet.

·      12.476: F. R. Serra Ridgway, I corredi del Fondo Scataglini a Tarquinia. Reviewed by V. Jolivet.

E. Setari:

·      19.381: A. Bottini e E. Setari, La necropoli italica di Braida di Vaglio in Basilicata. Reviewed by J. C. Carter.

S. Settis:

·      22.762: C. Gallazzi, B. Kramer and S. Settis (edd.), Il papiro di Artemidoro (P. Artemid). Reviewed by T. Renner.

·      3.290: S. Settis (ed.), La colonna traiana. Reviewed by J. C. N. Coulston.

J. Sewell:

·      26.498: J. Sewell, The formation of Roman urbanism, 338-200 B.C.: between contemporary foreign influence and Roman tradition. Reviewed by S. L. Dyson.

J. L. Seydl:

·      23.561: V. C. Gardner Coates and J. L. Seydl (edd.), Antiquity recovered: the legacy of Pompeii and Herculaneum. Reviewed by N. Monteix.

C. Sfameni:

·    21.479: C. Sfameni, Ville residenziali nell’Italia tardoantica. Reviewed by R. J. A. Wilson.

S. Shadrake:

·    23.510: S. Shadrake, The world of the gladiator. Reviewed by M. Junkelmann.

I. Shahîd:

·      16.742: I. Shahîd, Byzantium and the Arabs in the sixth century vol. II part 1. Reviewed by C. Foss.

B. D. Shaw:

·      26.910: B. D. Shaw, Sacred violence. African Christians and sectarian hatred in the age of Augustine. Reviewed by J. Conant.

E. J. Shepherd:

·      23.475: E. J. Shepherd, G. Capecchi, G. De Marinis, F. Mosca and A. Patera (edd.), Le fornaci del Vingone a Scandicci. Reviewed by S. Menchelli..

J. D. Shepherd:

·      13.733: A. G. Poulter, R. K. Falkner and J. D. Shepherd, Nicopolis ad Istrum. The pottery and glass. Reviewed by M. Beckmann.

·      13.736: J. Shepherd, The Temple of Mithras. Excavations at the Walbrook. Reviewed by R. Gordon.

A. N. Sherwood:

·      13.476: J. W. Humphrey, J. P. Oleson and A. N. Sherwood, Greek and Roman technology. A sourcebook. Reviewed by G. W. Houston.

G. Shipley:

·      12.495: G. Shipley and J. Salmon (edd.), Human landscapes in classical antiquity. Reviewed by S. E. Alcock.

S. Shpuza:

·     31.876: S. Shpuza, La romanisation de l’Illyrie méridionale et de la Chaônie. Reviewed by D. R. Hernandez.

H. Sichtermann:

·      8.421: H. Sichtermann, Die mythologischen Sarkophage, Teil 2: Apollon, Ares, Bellerophon, Daidalos, Endymion, Ganymed, Giganten, Grazien. Reviewed by M. Koortbojian.

S. Sidebotham:

·      24.799: S. E. Sidebotham, Berenike and the ancient maritime spice route. Reviewed by J. Whitewright.

·      22.759: S. E. Sidebotham and W. Wendrich (edd.), Berenike 1999/2000. Report on the excavations at Berenike, including excavations in Wadi Kalalat and Siket, and the survey of the Mons Smaragdus region. Reviewed by D. P. S. Peacock.

·      13.698: S. Sidebotham and W. Wendrich (edd.), Berenike ’94, ‘95 and ’96. Reviewed by V. Maxfield.

D. Sider:

·      19.493: D. Sider, The library of the Villa dei Papiri at Herculaneum. Reviewed by W. A. Johnson.

P. Sillières:

·     30.724: M. A. Magallón Botaya & P. Sillières (edd.), Labitolosa (La Puebla de Castro, province de Huesca, Espagne). Une cité romaine de l’Hispanie citérieure. Reviewed by M. Vickers.

·     23.681: S. Dardaine, M. Fincker, J. Lancha and P. Sillières, Belo VIII. Le sanctuaire d’Isis. Reviewed by L. Bricault.

F. Silvestrelli:

·      31.584: F. Silvestrelli & I. E. M. Edlund-Berry (edd.), The Chora of Metaponto 6. A Greek settlement at Sant’Angelo Vecchio. Reviewed by A. M. Small.

·      14.632: F. D’Andria and F. Silvestrelli (edd.), Ricerche archeologiche Turche nella Valle del Lykos. Reviewed by S. Mitchell.

A. Simmonds:

·      23.633: A. Simmonds, N. Márquez-Grant and L. Loe, Life and death in a Roman city. Excavation of a Roman cemetery with a mass grave at 120-122 London Road, Gloucester. Reviewed by H. R. Hurst.

B. Simmons:

·      22.693: B. Simmons and P. Cope-Faulkner, The Car Dyke: past work, current state and future possibilities. Reviewed by I. Longhurst.

·      22.693: B. Simmons and P. Cope-Faulkner, The Car Dyke. Reviewed by I. Longhurst.

E. Simon:

·      20.388: N. T. De Grummond and E. Simon, The religion of the Etruscans. Reviewed by P. G. Warden.

·      3.271: E. Simon, Augustus. Kunst und Leben in Rom um die Zeitenwende; Reviewed by E. Bartman.

A. Simon Stefan:

·    21.589: A. Simon Stefan, Les guerres daciques de Domitien et de Trajan. Architecture militaire, topographie, images et histoire. Reviewed by A. Diaconescu.

T. A. Sinclair:

·      6.467: T. A. Sinclair, Eastern Turkey: an architectural and archaeological survey, vol. I. Reviewed by O. Nicholson.

F. Sinn:

·      5.297 and 1.115: F. Sinn, Stadtrömische Marmorurnen; Reviewed by D. Boschung and by E. Kleiner.

J. Sipilä:

·      26.925: J. Sipilä, The reorganisation of provincial territories in light of the imperial decision-making process: later Roman Arabia and Tres Palaestinae as case studies. Reviewed by W. Eck.


·      19.525: H. Slim, P. Trousset, R. Paskoff et A. Oueslati, Le littoral de la Tunisie. Reviewed by A. I. Wilson.

·      12.777: C. Dulière and H. Slim, Corpus des mosaïques de Tunisie III. Thysdrus Fasc. 1. Reviewed by D. Parrish.

D. Slootjes:

·      22.643: O. Hekster, G. de Kleijn and D. Slootjes (edd.), Crises and the Roman empire. Reviewed by H. W. Dey.

A. M. Small:

·      26.750: A. M. Small (ed.), Vagnari / il villaggio, l’artigianato, la proprietà imperiale. Reviewed by E. Fentress.

·      10.598: A. M. Small and R. J. Buck, The excavations of San Giovanni di Ruoti I. The villas and their environment. Reviewed by P. Arthur.

J. P. Small:

·      11.565: J. P. Small, Wax tablets of the mind; cognitive studies of memory and literacy in classical antiquity. Reviewed by N. Horsfall.

·      8.330: R. D. De Puma and J. P. Small (edd.), Murlo and the Etruscans. Reviewed by J.-R. Jannot.

A. M. Smith II:

·    28.905: S. T. Parker & A. M. Smith II, The Roman Aqaba Project. Final report, vol. 1 – the regional environment and the regional survey. Reviewed by S. Sidebotham.

C. J. Smith:

·      31.573: P. S. Lulof & C. J. Smith (edd.), The age of Tarquinius Superbus. Central Italy in the late 6th century B.C. Reviewed by S. Bernard.

·    21.379: C. J. Smith, The Roman clan. The gens from ancient ideology to modern anthropology. Reviewed by G. Farney.

J. T. Smith:

·      13.572: J. T. Smith, Roman villas: a study in social structure. Reviewed by J. J. Rossiter.

R. R. R. Smith:

·      30.875: R. R. R. Smith & B. Ward-Perkins (edd.), The last statues of antiquity. Reviewed by C. H. Hallett

·      30.864: R. R. R. Smith & B. Ward-Perkins (edd.), The last statues of antiquity. Reviewed by C. Mattusch

·      28.787: R. R. R. Smith, The marble reliefs from the Julio-Claudian Sebasteion (Aphrodisias VI). Reviewed by C. B. Rose.

·      20.583: R. R. R. Smith with S. Dillon, C. H. Hallett, J. Lenaghan and J. Van Voorhis, Aphrodisias II. Roman portrait statuary. Reviewed by B. E. Borg.

A. M. Snodgrass:

·      2.143: A. M. Snodgrass, An archaeology of Greece: the present state and future scope of a discipline. Reviewed by S. Dyson.

J.-P. Sodini:

·      26.941: A. Borrut, M. Debié, A. Papaconstantinou, D. Pieri et J.-P. Sodini (edd.), Le Proche-Orient de Justinien aux Abbassides. Peuplement et dynamiques spatiales. Reviewed by J. Magness.

22.578: P. Sommella:

·      22.578: P. Sommella (ed.), Tabula Imperii Romani. Foglio K-32, Firenze. Reviewed by F. de Angelis.

M. Sommer:

·    21.635: M. Sommer, Roms orientalische Steppengrenze. Palmyra – Edessa – Dura-Europos – Hatra. Eine Kulturgeschichte von Pompeius bis Diocletian. Reviewed by M. Konrad.

S. Sophie-Amans:

·      19.549: S. Sophie-Amans, Topographie religieuse de Dougga. Reviewed by S. Ritter.

D. Soren:

·      16.545: D. and N. Soren, A Roman villa and a late Roman infant cemetery. Excavation at Poggio Gramignano. Reviewed by E. Fentress.

·      9.495: M. A. Alexander, A. Ben Abed, D. Soren, M. Spiro, Corpus des mosaïques de Tunisie II.4. Thuburbo Majus. Reviewed by S. Gozlan.

N. Soren:

·      16.545: D. and N. Soren, A Roman villa and a late Roman infant cemetery. Excavation at Poggio Gramignano. Reviewed by E. Fentress.

S. Lund Sørenson:

·      30.805: S. Lund Sørensen, Between kingdom and koinon. Neapolis/Neoklaudiopolis and the Pontic cities. Reviewed by S. Mitchell

P. Southern:

·      11.657: P. Southern and K. R. Dixon, The Late Roman army. Reviewed by J. W. Eadie.

E. Southworth:

·      7.339: J. Fejfer and E. Southworth, The Ince Blundell Collection of Classical Sculpture: 1: the female portraits. Reviewed by E. Bartman.

R. Spadea:

·      19.375: R. Belli Pasqua e R. Spadea (edd.), Kroton e il suo territorio tra VI e V secolo a.C. Reviewed by D. Ridgway.

T. Spagnuolo Vigorita:

·      24.555: T. Spagnuolo Vigorita, Casta domus. Un seminario sulla legislazione matrimoniale augustea, 3rd edn. Reviewed by S. Treggiari.

A. J. S. Spawforth:

·     28.774: A. J. S. Spawforth, Greece and the Augustan cultural revolution. Reviewed by J. Stoop.

·      4.231: P. Cartledge and A. Spawforth, Hellenistic and Roman Sparta: a tale of two cities. Reviewed by J. J. Wilkes.

M. A. Speidel:

·      24.758: M. A. Speidel and H. Lieb (edd.), Militärdiplome. Die Forschungsbeiträge der Berner Gespräche von 2004. Reviewed by P. Sänger & K. Sänger-Böhm.

K. Speller:

·      22.696: W. S. Hanson with K. Speller, P. A. Yeoman and J. Terry, Elginhaugh: a Flavian fort and its annexe. Reviewed by R. H. Jones.

D. Sperber:

·      13.779: D. Sperber, The city in Roman Palestine. Reviewed by L. Di Segni.

J. Spier:

·    21.741: J. Spier, Late antique and Early Christian gems. Reviewed by M. Henig.

J.-M. Spieser:

·      13.825: J.-M. Spieser, Die byzantinische Keramik aus der Stadtgrabung von Pergamon. Reviewed by P. Armstrong.

G. Spinola:

·      26.543: P. Liverani e G. Spinola, Le necropoli vaticane. La città dei morti di Roma. Reviewed by E. M. Steinby.

·      26.543: P. Liverani e G. Spinola, The Vatican necropoles. Rome’s city of the dead. Reviewed by E. M. Steinby.

M. Spiro:

·      9.495: M. A. Alexander, A. Ben Abed, D. Soren, M. Spiro, Corpus des mosaïques de Tunisie II.4. Thuburbo Majus. Reviewed by S. Gozlan.

N. Spivey:

·      4.193: N. Spivey and S. Stoddart, Etruscan Italy, an archaeological history. Reviewed by J.-R. Jannot.

·      3.225: N. J. Spivey, The Micali painter and his followers. Reviewed by B. Ginge.

M. Spoerri-Butcher:

·    21.595: M. Spoerri-Butcher, Roman provincial coinage vol. VII.1. Province d’Asie. Reviewed by W. E. Metcalf.

D. Srejovic:

·      9.553: D. Srejovic (ed.), Roman imperial towns and palaces in Serbia. Reviewed by J. W. Eadie.

J. W. Stamper:

·      19.386: J. W. Stamper, The architecture of Roman temples. Reviewed by P. L. Tucci.

N. C. Stampolidis:

·      14.629: N. C. Stampolidis and L. Parlama (edd.), The city beneath the city: finds from excavations for the Metropolitan railway of Athens. Reviewed by S. Leigh.

L. Stanco:

·      28.893: L. Stanco, Greek gods in the East. Hellenistic iconographic schemes in central Asia. Reviewed by A. J. M. Kropp.

P. E. Stanwick:

·      17.543: P. E. Stanwick, Portraits of the Ptolemies. Greek kings as Egyptian Pharaohs. Reviewed by S.-A. Ashton.

C. G. Starr:

·      2.331: C. G. Starr, The influence of sea power on ancient history. Reviewed by M. Reddé.

M. Staub Gierow:

·      15.445: M. Staub Gierow, Casa della Parete Nera (VII 4, 58-60) und Casa delle Forme di Creta (VII 4, 62-63). Reviewed by R. Ling.

A. Stauffer:

·      22.787: A. Stauffer, Antike Musterblätter. Wirkkartons aus dem spätantiken und frühbyzantinischen Ägypten. Reviewed by A. Schmidt-Colinet.

·      15.675: A. Schmidt-Colinet, A. Stauffer, K. Al-As’ad, Die Textilien aus Palmyra: Neue und alte Funde. Reviewed by J. P. Wild.

C. Steckner:

·      12.782: W. Martini and C. Steckner, Das Gymnasium von Samos. Das frühbyzantinische Klostergut. Reviewed by G. Brands.

A. S. Stefan:

·      29.770: A. S. Stefan, La colonne trajane: édition illustrée avec les photographies exécutées en 1862 pour Napoléon III. Reviewed by M. Beckmann.

G. Stefani:

·      9.344: G. Stefani, Pompei. Vecchi scavi sconosciuti. La villa rinvenuta dal Marchese Giovanni Imperiali in località Civita (1907-1908). Reviewed by R. Ling.

·      6.285: A. Comella and G. Stefani, Materiali votivi del santuario di Campetti a Veio. Reviewed by B. Ginge.

D. Stefanou:

·      20.572: D. Stefanou, Darstellungen aus dem Epos und Drama auf kaiserzeitlichen und spätantiken Bodenmosaiken. Reviewed by K. M. D. Dunbabin.

R. Stein:

·     28.707: R. Stein, The Roman water pump. Reviewed by J. P. Oleson.

E. M. Steinby:

·      26.513: E. M. Steinby, Edilizia pubblica e potere politico nella Roma repubblicana. Reviewed by S. G. Bernard.

·      16.540: E. M. Steinby (ed.), Lexicon Topographicum Urbis Romae V. Reviewed by W. V. Harris.

·      14.539: E. M. Steinby (ed.), Lexicon Topographicum Urbis Romae vols. III and IV. Reviewed by W. V. Harris.

·      10.383 and 10.389: E. M. Steinby (ed.), Lexicon topographicum Urbis Romae vol. II D-G. Reviewed by W. V. Harris and by C. Bruun.

·      6.391: E. M. Steinby, Indici complementari ai bolli doliari urbani (CIL XV, 1). Reviewed by J. A. Bodel.

·      8.365: E. M. Steinby (ed.), Lexicon topographicum Urbis Romae vol. 1, A-C. Reviewed by W. V. Harris.

E. Stein-Hölkeskamp:

·      19.484: E. Stein-Hölkeskamp, Das römische Gastmahl. Reviewed by W. Slater.

U. Steinklauber:

·      17.689: U. Steinklauber (ed.), Das Spätantike Gräberfeld auf dem Frauenberg bei Leibnitz, Steiermark. Reviewed by M. Buora.

T. Stek:

·      24.533: T. Stek, Cult places and cultural change in Republican Italy. Reviewed by E. Isayev.

M. S. Stella:

·      30.610: A. Laidlaw & M. S. Stella, The House of Sallust in Pompeii (VI, 2, 4). Reviewed by K. Dicus.

K. Stemmer:

·      28.523: S. Kansteiner, K. Hallof, L. Lehmann, B. Seidensticker & K. Stemmer (edd.), Der Neue Overbeck: Die antiken Schriftquellen zu den bildenden Künsten der Griechen, Bd. I-V. Reviewed by M. Squire.

A. E. Stephens:

·    31.748: J. F. Stephens & A. E. Stephens, Pompeii. A different perspective. Via dell’Abbondanza: a long road, well traveled. Reviewed by K. Dicus.

J. F. Stephens:

·    31.748: J. F. Stephens & A. E. Stephens, Pompeii. A different perspective. Via dell’Abbondanza: a long road, well traveled. Reviewed by K. Dicus.

E. M. Stern:

·      26.867: E. Stern, with contributions by A. Erlich, R. Rosenthal-Heginbottom and C. Herrmann, Excavations at Dor. Figurines, cult objects and amulets, 1980-2000 seasons. Reviewed by M. Fischer.

·      15.671: E. M. Stern, Roman, Byzantine, and Early Medieval glass, 10 BCE - 700 CE. Ernesto Wolf Collection. Reviewed by A. Oliver, Jr.

·      11.421: E. M. Stern and B. Schlick-Nolte, Early glass of the ancient world 1600 B.C.- A.D. 50: Ernesto Wolf Collection. Reviewed by L. C. Kahn.

·      11.421: E. M. Stern, The Toledo Museum of Art, Roman mold-blown glass: the first through sixth centuries. Reviewed by L. C. Kahn.

W. O. Stern:

·       23.736: W. O. Stern and D. H. Thimme, Kenchreai, eastern port of Corinth, vol. VI: ivory, bone and related wood finds. Reviewed by J. Rife.

M. Sternini:

·       21.423: M. Sternini, La romanizzazione della Sabina Tiberina. Reviewed by H. Patterson.

·      16.545: M. Sternini (ed.), La villa romana di Cottanello. Reviewed by E. Fentress.

·      4.385: M. Sternini, Una manifattura vetraria di V. secolo a Roma. Reviewed by D. Whitehouse.

M. Steskal:

·      23.746: M. Steskal and M. La Torre, Das Vediusgymnasium in Ephesos. Reviewed by D. Parrish.

D. Steuernagel:

·      23.618: C. Bonnet, S. Ribichini and D. Steuernagel (edd.), Religioni in contatto nel Mediterraneo antico. Modalità di diffusione e processi di interferenza. Reviewed by A. Gavini.

S. T. Stevens:

·      19.725: S. T. Stevens, A. V. Kalinowski and H. vanderLeest, Bir Ftouha: a pilgrimage church complex at Carthage. Reviewed by E. Fentress.

A. Stewart:

·      19.457: A. Stewart, Attalos, Athens and the Akropolis. The Pergamene ‘Little Barbarians’. Reviewed by E. Perry.

L. S. Stewart:

·    21.750: C. Lyons, J. K. Papadopoulos, L. S. Stewart & A. Szegedy-Maszak, Antiquity & photography. Early views of Mediterranean sites. Reviewed by F. Barry.

P. Stewart:

·      22.601: P. Stewart, The social history of Roman art. Reviewed by R. Ling.

·      19.479: P. Stewart, Statues in Roman society. Reviewed by M. Fullerton.

P. Stinson:

·    30.802: P. Stinson, with a contribution by U. Outschar, Aphrodisias VII. The Civil Basilica. Reviewed by L. Cavalier

L. Stirling:

·    30.891: T. M. Kristensen & L. Stirling (edd.), The afterlife of Greek and Roman sculpture. Reviewed by S. Barker

S. Stoddart:

·      9.330: C. Malone, S. Stoddart, Territory, time and state. The archaeological development of the Gubbio Basin. Reviewed by L. Sensi.

·      4.193: N. Spivey and S. Stoddart, Etruscan Italy, an archaeological history. Reviewed by J.-R. Jannot.

H. Stöger:

·      27.575: H. Stöger, Rethinking Ostia. A spatial enquiry into the urban society of Rome’s imperial port-town. Reviewed by A. Kaiser.

S. C. Stone:

·      31.774: S. C. Stone, Morgantina Studies vol. VI. The Hellenistic and Roman fine pottery. Reviewed by D. Malfitana.

A. Storchi Marino:

·      18.482: E. Lo Cascio & A. Storchi Marino (edd.), Modalità insediative e strutture agrarie nell’Italia meridionale in età romana. Reviewed by E. Fentress.

V. M. Strocka:

·      17.645: M. Khanoussi and V. M. Strocka (edd.), Thugga Bd. 1. Grundlagen und Berichte. Reviewed by S. Polla.

J. Strubbe:

·       29.642: C. Laes and J. Strubbe, Youth in the Roman empire. The young and the restless years? Reviewed by E. Jewell.

C. Strube:

·     30.930: C. Strube, mit Beiträgen von G. Ateș & P. Knötzele, Al Andarin, das antike Androna. Oberflächenbefunde und Grabungsergebnisse: die Umfassungsmauern und das Kastron. Reviewed by M. Whiting

·      18.756: C. Strube, Baudekoration im nordsyrischen Kalksteinmassiv Bd. II. Reviewed by B. Bavant.

·      13.796: C. Strube, Die ‘Toten Städte’, Stadt und Land in Nordsyrien. Reviewed by C. Foss.

M. Struck:

·      16.635: J. Pearce, M. Millett and M. Struck (edd.), Burial, society and context in the Roman world. Reviewed by S. T. Stevens.

K. Strutt:

·    21.437: S. Keay, M. Millett, L. Paroli & K. Strutt, Portus. An archaeological survey of the port of Imperial Rome. Reviewed by M. Heinzelmann.

M. C. Sturgeon:

·      19.637: M. C. Sturgeon, Corinth IX. part III. Sculpture. The assemblage from the Theater. Reviewed by M. Fuchs.

D. Stuttard:

·      25.947: S. Moorhead & D. Stuttard, AD 410: the year that shook Rome. Reviewed by M. R. Salzman.

A. U. Stylow:

·      12.649: A. U. Stylow et al., Corpus Inscriptionum Latinarum. II Editio Altera Pars VII. Reviewed by J. Edmondson.

R. D. Sullivan:

·      7.447: R. D. Sullivan, Near Eastern royalty and Rome, 100-30 BC. Reviewed by K. Butcher.

A. B. Sumpter:

·      5.388: A. B. Sumpter and S. Coll, Interval Tower SW5 and the south-west defences: excavations 1972-75 (Roman York). Reviewed by S. P. Roskams.

·      5.388: M. Carver, S. Donaghey and A. B. Sumpter, Riverside structures and a well in Skeldergate and buildings in Bishophill (Roman York). Reviewed by S. P. Roskams.

P. J. Suter:

·      18.704: P. J. Suter et al., Meikirch. Villa romana, Gräber und Kirche. Reviewed by R. Ling.

C. H. V. Sutherland:

·      1.170: C. H. V. Sutherland and R. A. G. Carson, The Roman imperial coinage vol. I. revised edition. from 31 BC to AD 69. Reviewed by W. E. Metcalf.

J. Swaddling:

·      24.523: J. Swaddling & P. Perkins (edd.), Etruscan by definition. The cultural, regional and personal identity of the Etruscans. Reviewed by N. de Grummond.

·      20.388: L. Bonfante and J. Swaddling, Etruscan myths. Reviewed by P. G. Warden.

S. Swain:

·      23.622: S. Swain, S. Harrison and J. Elsner, Severan culture. Reviewed by J. Frakes.

M. Swetnam-Burland:

·     29.605: M. Swetnam-Burland, Egypt in Italy. Visions of Egypt in Roman imperial culture. Reviewed by L. A. Mazurek.

E. Swift:

·    31.709: E. Swift, Roman artefacts and society: design, behaviour, and experience. Reviewed by H. E. M. Cool.

K. Swift:

·    31.584: E. Lanza Catti & K. Swift, The Chora of Metaponto 5. A Greek farmhouse at Ponte Fabrizio. Reviewed by A. M. Small.

R. M. Swoboda:

·      2.353: R. M. Swoboda, Die spätrömische Befestigung Sponeck am Kaiserstuhl. Reviewed by Y. Le Bohec.

N. Sykes:

·      28.704: N. Sykes, Beastly questions: animal answers to archaeological issues. Reviewed by M. MacKinnon.

R. Syme:

·      11.659: R. Syme, edited by A. R. Birley, Anatolica: studies in Strabo. Reviewed by D. Potter.

M. Symonds:

·      30.923: R. Collins, M. Symonds & M. Weber (edd.), Roman military architecture on the frontiers: armies and their architecture in late antiquity. Reviewed by S. T. Parker

W. Szaivert:

·      1.170: W. Szaivert, Moneta imperii romani 2 und 3. Die Münzprägung der Kaiser Tiberius und Caius (Caligula); and 18. Die Münzprägung der Kaiser Marcus Aurelius, Lucius Verus und Commodus (161/192). Reviewed by W. E. Metcalf.

A. Szegedy-Maszak:

·    21.750: C. Lyons, J. K. Papadopoulos, L. S. Stewart & A. Szegedy-Maszak, Antiquity & photography. Early views of Mediterranean sites. Reviewed by F. Barry.

S. G. Szidat:

·      12.596: S. G. Szidat, Teile eines historischen Frieses in der Casa de Pilatos in Sevilla. Reviewed by G. Koeppel.

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