"This book makes an important contribution to the knowledge of Xenophon's Oeconomics and will provide a valuable reference for social and economic historians."--Ancient Philosophy
"At the beginning of her remarks on translating the Oeconomicus (useful and informative as well to prospective translators), Pomeroy notes her aim 'to bring the Oeconomicus back into currency as a text' for all desiring to study Greek culture, society, and literature. She has."--Ancient History Bulletin
"Pomeroy's well-organized and comprehensive study, of value to a wide-range of readers, includes a wealth of material....her discussions are provocative....Pomeroy's book is...a study that opens up the Oeconomicus...to the scrutiny it deserves, while providing the tools necessary for this task."--Classical World
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