Journal of Roman Archaeology - Annual Issues Since 1988An international journal printing contributions in English, French, German, Italian, and Spanish; specializing in synthetic articles and in long reviews.

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Journal of Roman Archaeology volume 27 (2014), containing 996 pages and heavily illustrated, with 18 pages of colour, is now at the printer and will be available around October 21st. Price to individual subscribers remains $72.95 plus postage. Please click here for subscription information for institutions and agents.
Highlights include:
W. Scheidel, The shape of the Roman world: modelling imperial connectivity
J. R. W. Prag, Bronze rostra from the Egadi Islands off NW Sicily: the Latin inscriptions
M. Pitts, Reconsidering Britain’s first urban communities
J. Magness et al., Hoqoq (Lower Galilee) and its synagogue mosaics
103 works are reviewed. Highlights include:
T. P. Wiseman, Archaeology and history: the house of Augustus
Y. Perrin, La fabrique néronienne de l’Oppius: art et chronologie
A. Wallace-Hadrill, Microhistories of Roman trade
M. Millett, Urban archaeological survey in practice
A. M. Small, A major study of imperial estates in Italy
R. Gordon, Debating pre-Constantinian religious change
K. M. D. Dunbabin, Athletes represented in Roman mosaic and painting
R. Gordon, The curse tablets from Mainz
Ph. Leveau, Archéologie d’un aqueduc africaine
C. Pavolini, Opinioni diverse su Ostia tardoantica
T. D. Barnes, A new collection of essays on the Theodosian Code
B. D. Shaw, An innovative work on the plebs in late-antique North Africa
C. C. Mattusch, “A passionate collector” and “the right person at the right time”

We are pleased to announce that the latest issue of the annual journal, volume 26 (published October 2013), is now hosted by Cambridge Journals Online. Paid subscribers to vol. 26 have free access to the online version at http://journals.cambridge.org/action/displayJournal?jid=JRO
If you did not yet activate your online access, please contact us and we will instruct CJO to send you your subscriber number with the activation instructions. Please note that you can access the full text only by logging in through your subscribing institution’s library or through your individual subscriber account. Volume 27 (to be published in October 2014) will also be available digitally in mid-November 2014 to our ongoing subscribers who choose this option.

Now at the printer, publication scheduled early November
S99. THE HOROLOGIUM OF AUGUSTUS, by Lothar Haselberger et al. 206 pages, heavily illustrated.

Just published, May 2014
, edited by Elizabeth C. Robinson. Contributors: P. A. J. Attema, B. Belelli Marchesini, G. Cifani, F. di Gennaro, E. Govi, J. N. Hopkins, E. van’t Lindenhout, P. S. Lulof, M. Mogetta, P. Perkins, S. Pope, E. C. Robinson, J. F. Seubers and B. Ullrich. Cloth, 7 x 10 inch. 243 pages, 113 figs. ISBN-13: 978-0-9913730-1-7. (International Roman Archaeology Conference Series). Published on May 27, 2014. List price $99. Web price to individuals $79.

Now at the printer, publication July 8, 2014
by Anne Laidlaw and Marco Salvatore Stella, with contributions by J. Collins-Clinton, A. Martin, S. Ranucci & J. Burge. Cloth, 8 1/2 x 11 inch. 283 pages, 12 pages of colour plates, 294 figures, Tables, End pocket containing two plans (scale 1 : 100) and two photomosaics (1 : 75 and 1 : 50). ISBN-13: 978-0-9913730-2-4. Publication date: July 8, 2014. List price $109. Prepublication web price to individuals $89. Publication of this book has been aided by a grant from the von Bothmer Publication Fund of the Archaeological Institute of America. Reconstruction of peristyle copyright JRA/ J. Burge.

Reconstruction of peristyle by J. Burge

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Published earlier in 2014
. INFANT HEALTH AND DEATH IN ROMAN ITALY AND BEYOND, edited by Maureen Carroll and Emma-Jayne Graham. Contributors: M. Carroll, A. Chamberlain, T. Derks, R. Gowland, E.-J. Graham, D. R. Gröcke, C. Laes, A. R. Millard, L. A. Powell, R. C. Redfern, W. Southwell-Wright and A. Sparreboom. Cloth, 7 x 10 inch. 181 pages, c.44 figs., tables. ISBN-13: 978-0-9913730-0-0. Published on January 24, 2014. List price $89. Web price to individuals $71.20.

Journal of Roman Archaeology vol. 26 (2013), in 2 fascicules, with 964 pages, many figs. and 22 pages of colour.  was published on October 18, 2013. Price to individual subscribers $72.95 (no price increase) plus postage.
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LIVING AND WORKING IN THE ROMAN WORLD. ESSAYS IN HONOUR OF MICHAEL FULFORD  edited by Hella Eckardt and Stephen Rippon. Contributors: J. R. L. Allen, W. Bowden, A. Clarke, J. Creighton, N. Crummy, B. W. Cunliffe, E. Durham, H. Eckardt, N. Holbrook, H. R. Hurst, D. J. Mattingly, D. P. S. Peacock, S. Rippon, J. Timby and A. Wallace-Hadrill. Cloth. 8 1/2 x 11 inch. 239 pages, 80 figs., many tables. ISBN-13: 978-1-887829-95-3. Published on October 19, 2013. List price $99. Web price to individuals  $79.
S94. ROME BEYOND ITS FRONTIERS: IMPORTS, ATTITUDES AND PRACTICES, edited by Peter S. Wells (International Roman Archaeology Conference Series). Cloth, 7 x 10 inch. 131 pages, 40 figs including 6 pages of colour. ISBN-13: 978-1-887829-94-6. Published on April 4, 2013. List price $62. Web price to individuals $49.
edited by Rob Collins and Matthew Symonds (International Roman Archaeology Conference Series). Cloth, 7 x 10 inch. 140 pages, 45 figs. including 9 pages of colour. ISBN 978-1-887829-93-9. Published on February 25, 2013. List price $62. Web price to individuals $49.

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