Carthage: A History
May 2, 2007
Community member Pantagathus provides an addition to our growing stable of ancient subject reviews…
“If you?ve ever tried to put together a decent bibliography on Carthage and Punic culture & history you know that it?s no easy task. The combination of the seeming monopoly the French had over North Africa archaeology for much of the 19th and 20th Centuries, the lack of reliable primary sources, the scarcity of experts on Punic epigraphy and advances made with each new dig all come together to ensure that finding a definitive, up to date source on the subject in English is a tall order indeed…”
Read the full review: Carthage: A History by Serge Lancel.