September 1987
Archaeology;Sep/Oct87, Vol. 40 Issue 5, p10
Presents books about archaeology in Greece and Rome. `Demeter and Persephone in Ancient Corinth' by N. Bookidis and R.S. Stroud; `Roman Circuses: Arenas for Chariot Racing' by John H. Humphrey; `Ancient Roman Villa Gardens,' edited by Elisabeth Blair MacDougall; `Classical Landscape with Figures: The Ancient Greek City and its Countryside,' by Robin Osborne.


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