Aestimatio 5 (2008)

ISSN 1549–4497 (online)
ISSN 1549–4470 (print)
Reviewer
Alan C. Bowen and Tracey E. Rihll edd. Aestimatio volume 5 (2008) complete by 1-257
Claudio Schiano Two Hippocratic Treatises, On Sight and On Anatomy, Edited and Translated with Introduction and Commentary by Elizabeth M. Craik 1-7
William E. Hutton Following Pausanias: The Quest for Greek Antiquity by Maria Georgopoulou, Céline Guilmet, Yanis Pikoulas, Konstantinos Staikos, and George Tolias edd. Deborah Kazazi trans. 8-15
Jacco Dieleman Through a Glass Darkly: Magic, Dreams and Prophecy in Ancient Egypt by Kasia Szpakowska ed. 16-22
Duncan J. Melville Tablettes mathématiques de Nippur by Christine Proust 23-33
Donald Beaver A Culture of Improvement: Technology and the Western Millennium by Robert Friedel 34-38
Alison Laywine Harmonious Triads: Physicists, Musicians, and Instrument Makers in Nineteenth-Century Germany by Myles W. Jackson 39-46
Annette Imhausen History of Science, History of Text by Karine Chemla ed. 47-54
Massimo Raffa The Science of Harmonics in Classical Greece by Andrew Barker 55-65
Peter Machamer Mechanics from Aristotle to Einstein by Michael J. Crowe 66-67
Scott Mandelbrote Before Darwin: Reconciling God and Nature by Keith Thomson 68-75
Indra Kagis McEwen The Symbol at Your Door: Number and Geometry in Religious Architecture in the Greek and Latin Middle Ages by Nigel Hiscock 76-80
Joseph Ziegler La scuola medica Salernitana: Gli autori e i testi by Danielle Jacquart and Agostino Paravicini Bagliani edd. 81-92
T. E. Rihll The Oxford Handbook of Engineering and Technology in the Classical World by J. P. Oleson ed. 93-132
Serafina Cuomo The Catapult: A History by Tracey Rihll 133-141
Nathan Sidoli Unexpected Links between Egyptian and Babylonian Mathematics and Amazing Traces of a Babylonian Origin in Greek Mathematics by Jöran Friberg 142-147
Bruce Stephenson The Astrolabe by James E. Morrison 148-151
Sabine Rommevaux Fibonacci's De practica geometrie by Barnabas Hughes ed.and trans. 152-156
Andrea Bréard Naturwissenschaften im Kulturvergleich: Europa-Islam-China by Karl Wulff 157-163
Nigel Hiscock A Response to McEwen on Hiscock, The Symbol at Your Door by 164-166
Lesley B. Cormack The Cosmographia of Sebastian Münster: Describing the World in the Reformation by Matthew McLean 167-170
John Dillon A Platonic Pythagoras: Platonism and Pythagoreanism in the Imperial Age by Mauro Bonazzi, Carlos Lévy, and Carlos Steel edd. 171-174
Stefan Pedersen Astronomy,Weather, and Calendars in the Ancient World: Parapegmata and Related Texts in Classical and Near Eastern Societies by Daryn Lehoux 175-178
Daniel W. Graham Ancient Greek Cosmogony by Andrew Gregory 179-184
John T. Young Andreas Libavius and the Transformation of Alchemy: Separating Chemical Cultures with Polemical Fire by Bruce T. Moran 185-193
Tracey E. Rihll The Chrysokamino Metallurgy Workshop and Its Territory by Philip P. Betancourt 193-194
Rémi Franckowiak Alchimie et paracelsisme en France à la fin de la Renaissance (1567-1625) by Didier Kahn 196-199
Stamatina Mastorakou Archimedes and the Roman Imagination by Mary Jaeger 200-204
Patrice Guinard Astrologia. Opere a stampa (1472-1900) by Leandro Cantamessa 205-209
Robert B. Todd Philosophy and Exegesis in Simplicius: The Methodology of a Commentator by Han Baltussen 210-224
Kevin van Bladel Seeing the Face, Seeing the Soul: Polemon's Physiognomy from Classical Antiquity to Medieval Islam by Simon Swain ed. 225-233
Michael Squire Ekphrasis, Imagination and Persuasion in Ancient Rhetorical Theory and Practice by Ruth Webb 234-245
Joel T. Walker The Occult Sciences in Byzantium by Paul Magdalino and Maria Mavroudi edd. 246-253
Staff Books Received 2008 by 254-257