James Romm: Macedon, 6 October 2011
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Ashmolean, 264 pp., £25, April 2011, 978 1 85444 254 3Show More
A Companion to Ancient Macedonia edited by Joseph Roisman and Ian Worthington.
Wiley-Blackwell, 668 pp., £110, November 2010, 978 1 4051 7936 2Show More
Brill’s Companion to Ancient Macedon: Studies in the Archaeology and History of Macedon, 650 BC–300 AD edited by Robin Lane Fox.
Brill, 642 pp., €184, June 2011, 978 90 04 20650 2Show More
“... threat to that culture. By far the most extreme retouching of Philip’s portrait comes from Angeliki Kottaridi, who heads the archaeological team at Vergina and had a large role in the Ashmolean show and its catalogue. She chose the exhibition as the occasion to reveal her new interpretation of Aegae’s royal palace, a structure that has so far ...”