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  1. [+]
    Alive in Myth (Review)
    The Marriage of Cadmus and Harmony, by Roberto Calasso
    1. The Marriage of Cadmus and Harmony by Roberto Calasso
    The New York Review of Books, April 22, 1993, pp. 25-26
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    Ancient Hearts on Fire (2 Reviews)
    In and Out of the Mind, by Ruth Padel
    1. In and Out of the Mind by Ruth Padel
    2. Classical and Modern Interactions by Karl Galinsky
    The New York Review of Books, June 24, 1993, pp. 45-48
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    Ancient Kids (2 Reviews)
    Children and Childhood in Classical Athens, by Mark Golden
    1. Children and Childhood in Classical Athens by Mark Golden
    2. Adults and Children in the Roman Empire by Thomas Wiedemann
    The New York Review of Books, October 25, 1990, pp. 20-22
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    Anxieties of Influence (4 Reviews)
    Not Out of Africa, by Mary Lefkowitz
    1. Not Out of Africa by Mary Lefkowitz
    2. Black Athena Revisited by Mary R. Lefkowitz and Guy MacLean Rogers
    3. The Western Greeks by G. Pugliese Carratelli
    4. The Diffusion of Classical Art in Antiquity by John Boardman
    The New York Review of Books, June 20, 1996, pp. 67-72
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    Bizarre New World (Review)
    Interpreting Late Antiquity, by G.W. Bowersock, Peter Brown, Oleg Grabar, and Peter Rob...
    1. Interpreting Late Antiquity by G.W. Bowersock, Peter Brown, Oleg Grabar, and Peter Robert Lamont Brown, ...
    The New York Review of Books, June 15, 2000, pp. 67-69
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    Bringing Homer Home (Review)
    The Iliad/The Odyssey, by Robert Fagles, Bernard Knox, and Homer
    1. The Iliad/The Odyssey by Robert Fagles, Bernard Knox, and Homer
    The New York Review of Books, November 28, 1996, pp. 52-55
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    Chopping Off the Golden Bough (2 Reviews)
    Magic in the Ancient World, by Fritz Graf
    1. Magic in the Ancient World by Fritz Graf
    2. The Great God Pan by John Boardman
    The New York Review of Books, October 8, 1998, pp. 44-47
  8. [+]
    Cosmic Leg-Pull (2 Reviews)
    Ovid: The Poems of Exile, by Peter Green and Ovid
    1. Ovid: The Poems of Exile by Peter Green and Ovid
    2. After Ovid by Michael Hofmann and James Lasdun
    The New York Review of Books, April 20, 1995, pp. 10-14
  9. [+]
    Decadence Revisited (5 Reviews)
    Alexander to Actium, by Peter Green
    1. Alexander to Actium by Peter Green
    2. The Hellenistic Aesthetic by Barbara Hughes Fowler
    3. Hellenistic Poetry by Barbara Hughes Fowler
    4. Hellenism in Late Antiquity by G.W. Bowersock
    5. Greek Sculpture by Andrew Stewart
    The New York Review of Books, May 16, 1991, pp. 57-61
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    East vs. West: The First Round (Review)
    Thermopylae, by Paul Cartledge
    1. Thermopylae by Paul Cartledge
    The New York Review of Books, December 6, 2007, pp. 62-64
  11. An Exchange on Greek Love
    The New York Review of Books, April 26, 1990, p. 60
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    The Father of It All (Review)
    The History of Herodotus, by David Grene and Herodotus
    1. The History of Herodotus by David Grene and Herodotus
    The New York Review of Books, April 9, 1987, pp. 11-15
  13. [+]
    From Killer to Thinker (Review)
    Greek Religion, by Walter Burkert
    1. Greek Religion by Walter Burkert
    The New York Review of Books, June 27, 1985, pp. 30-32
  14. [+]
    A Front-Line Classicist (Review)
    Essays Ancient and Modern, by Bernard Knox
    1. Essays Ancient and Modern by Bernard Knox
    The New York Review of Books, October 26, 1989, pp. 46-47
  15. [+]
    Fun City (Review)
    Athens from Alexander to Antony, by Christian Habicht
    1. Athens from Alexander to Antony by Christian Habicht
    The New York Review of Books, June 25, 1998, pp. 52-54
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    Gifts of the Greeks (Review)
    Dinner with Persephone, by Patricia Storace
    1. Dinner with Persephone by Patricia Storace
    The New York Review of Books, November 14, 1996, pp. 14-16
  17. [+]
    'Here was a Caesar!' (2 Reviews)
    The Education of Julius Caesar, by Arthur D. Kahn
    1. The Education of Julius Caesar by Arthur D. Kahn
    2. Caesar by Christian Meier
    The New York Review of Books, May 12, 1988, pp. 14-18
  18. Homer, the Odyssey (1987)
  19. [+]
    In Love with Love (Review)
    Love and Friendship, by Allan Bloom
    1. Love and Friendship by Allan Bloom
    The New York Review of Books, October 7, 1993, pp. 33-37
  20. [+]
    The Invented Man (Review)
    Pontius Pilate, by Ann Wroe
    1. Pontius Pilate by Ann Wroe
    The New York Review of Books, September 21, 2000, pp. 12-15
  21. Letters
    The New York Review of Books, June 16, 1988, pp. 55-60
  22. Letters
    The New York Review of Books, September 28, 1989, pp. 75-80
  23. Letters
    The New York Review of Books, May 27, 1993, pp. 48-52
  24. Letters
    The New York Review of Books, July 11, 1996, pp. 61-64
  25. Letters
    The New York Review of Books, January 20, 2000, pp. 64-68
  26. Letters
    The New York Review of Books, June 15, 2000, pp. 80-84
  27. The Library of Our Dreams
    The American Scholar, Winter 1996, pp. 59-70
  28. [+]
    The Long Latin Line (Review)
    Latin Literature, by Gian Biagio Conte, Don P. Fowler, and Glenn W. Most, ...
    1. Latin Literature by Gian Biagio Conte, Don P. Fowler, and Glenn W. Most, ...
    The New York Review of Books, October 6, 1994, pp. 42-44
  29. [+]
    Love and Sex in Greece (2 Reviews)
    One Hundred Years of Homosexuality, by David M. Halperin
    1. One Hundred Years of Homosexuality by David M. Halperin
    2. The Constraints of Desire by John J. Winkler
    The New York Review of Books, March 29, 1990, pp. 6-12
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    The Love that Dared to Speak its Name (Review)
    Bisexuality in the Ancient World, by Eva Cantarella
    1. Bisexuality in the Ancient World by Eva Cantarella
    The New York Review of Books, October 22, 1992, pp. 30-32
  31. The Mirror of Myth (1986)
    Classical Themes and Variations
    1 Review
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    The Myth of Myths (2 Reviews)
    Splitting the Difference, by Wendy Doniger
    1. Splitting the Difference by Wendy Doniger
    2. The Implied Spider by Wendy Doniger
    The New York Review of Books, November 4, 1999, pp. 39-41
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    New Heaven, New Earth (Review)
    Cosmos, Chaos, and the World to Come, by Norman Cohn
    1. Cosmos, Chaos, and the World to Come by Norman Cohn
    The New York Review of Books, December 22, 1994, pp. 23-29
  34. The Oxford History of the Classical World (1986)
    2 Reviews, 1 Readable
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    Plato's Grand Design (2 Reviews)
    The Art of Living, by Alexander Nehamas
    1. The Art of Living by Alexander Nehamas
    2. Plato and the Socratic Dialogue by Charles H. Kahn
    The New York Review of Books, May 6, 1999, pp. 41-45
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    Playing to Win (2 Reviews)
    The Archaeology of the Olympics, by Wendy J. Raschke
    1. The Archaeology of the Olympics by Wendy J. Raschke
    2. Greek Athletics and the Genesis of Sport by David Sansone
    The New York Review of Books, September 29, 1988, pp. 3-6
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    Precious Stones (2 Reviews)
    Imperial Spoils, by Christopher Hitchens
    1. Imperial Spoils by Christopher Hitchens
    2. The Elgins, 1766-1917 by Sydney Checkland
    The New York Review of Books, July 20, 1989, pp. 14-15
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    The Real Founding Fathers (3 Reviews)
    The Greek Discovery of Politics, by Christian Meier
    1. The Greek Discovery of Politics by Christian Meier
    2. Bread and Circuses by Paul Veyne
    3. Pericles of Athens and the Birth of Democracy by Donald Kagan
    The New Republic, January 28, 1991, pp. 33-37
  39. Show Us You Care, Ma'am
    The New York Review of Books, October 9, 1997, p. 29
  40. [+]
    Their Jewish Problem (Review)
    Judeophobia, by Peter Schafer
    1. Judeophobia by Peter Schafer
    The New York Review of Books, December 18, 1997, pp. 57-59
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    Under the Volcano (Review)
    The Fires of Vesuvius, by Mary Beard
    1. The Fires of Vesuvius by Mary Beard
    The New York Review of Books, March 11, 2010, p. 28
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    Vases or Pots? (Review)
    Artful Crafts, by Michael J. Vickers and David Gill
    1. Artful Crafts by Michael J. Vickers and David Gill
    The New York Review of Books, June 8, 1995, pp. 49-50
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    Who Are There Coming to the Sacrifice? (Review)
    Black Athena: The Afroasiatic Roots of Classical Civilization, Vol. I, by Martin Bernal
    1. Black Athena: The Afroasiatic Roots of Classical Civilization, Vol. I by Martin Bernal
    The New York Review of Books, June 15, 1989, pp. 25-27
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