But while Agrippa's share in the victories and power of the Princeps has been reasserted over the past decades, Sextus Pompeius is still confined to footnotes that usually treat him with severity: pirate, desperado, at best an outdated champion for family dignitas irretrievably lost. Below handbook level, the tide is turning at last, and various scholars' efforts to free themselves from the Triumviral perspective make themselves felt. The present collection of papers read at Hay-on-Wye, Wales, is so far the most notable condensation of this view, going a good deal further than the attempt of Moses Hadas. Chances are that it will be found indispensable from now on. Its contributors tackle a blind spot in the transitional period from Republic to Empire, striving to make the best of the damaging unison of both evidence and modern communis opinio. Especially Sir Ronald Syme's resounding yet never substantiated condemnation of Sextus casts a long shadow on most parts of this volume, and several allusions to Syme will be found in it, some of them respectful, some exasperated.
By Rachel Aviv. Audio: Listen to this story. To hear more feature stories, download the Audm app for your iPhone. Hannah Upp had been missing for nearly two weeks when she was seen at the Apple Store in midtown Manhattan.
One of its two long walls is dominated by a glass-fronted display case, which contains, among other memorabilia, replicas of the trophies of the United States Golf Association championships that the club has hosted--of which this year's Open will be the 18th, a record. The collection includes scaled-down versions of the trophies from the four tournaments that made up Bobby Jones' Grand Slam, which he completed at Merion in by defeating Eugene Homans on the 29th hole of that year's U. Even so, the most telling feature of the Trophy Room isn't the trophies; it's the floor.
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