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  1. Anton Powell (2009). Divination, Royalty and Insecurity in Classical Sparta. Kernos 22:35-82.
    Divination forms an unexpectedly high proportion of our total information on Sparta’s politics, internal and external. It should be studied diachronically, as well as generically. To abstract it from secular and political context would conceal both causes and effects of religious credulity. We read that Sparta’s hereditary dyarchs, the state’s chief generals, were appointed, controlled and deposed according to the interpretation of omens and oracles. Grand omens in particular were respected, such as earthquake or a succession of military failures. This (...)
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  2. Anton Powell (2004). Sparta: 'A Modern Woman Imagines' S. B. Pomeroy: Spartan Women . Pp. XVII + 198, Ills. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002. Paper. Isbn: 0-19-513067-7 (0-19-513066-9 Hbk). [REVIEW] The Classical Review 54 (02):465-.
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  3. Anton Powell (2000). Ephors. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 50 (2):504-507.
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  4. Anton Powell (2000). EPHORS N. Richer: Les Éphores. Études sur l'histoire et sur l'image de Sparte (viii e – iii e siècles avant Jésus Christ) . Pp. 636. Paris: Publications de la Sorbonne, 1998. Paper, frs. 190. ISBN: 2-85944-347-. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 50 (02):504-.
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  5. Anton Powell (2000). Roman Democracy F. Millar: The Crowd in Rome in the Late Republic . Pp. XVI + 236. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press, 1998. Cased. Isbn: 0-472-10892-. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 50 (02):516-.
  6. Anton Powell (1998). S. C. Todd: Athens and Sparta (Classical World Series). Pp. Xi + 83, 21 Figs. London: Bristol Classical Press, 1996. Paper, £7.95. ISBN: 1-85399-398-. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 48 (01):220-.
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  7. Anton Powell (1997). Tour D'Horizon. The Classical Review 47 (02):348-.
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  8. Anton Powell (1997). Tour D'Horizon P. Briant, P. Lévêque, P. Brulé, R. Descat, M.-M. Mactoux: Le monde grec aux temps classiques: I: Le ve siècle (Nouvelle Clio: L'histoire et ses problèmes). Pp. lxvii + 456, 1 map. Paris: Presses universitaires de France, 1995. Paper, 198 frs. ISBN: 2-13-046612-5 (ISSN 0768-2379). [REVIEW] The Classical Review 47 (02):348-349.
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  9. Anton Powell (1995). Athens on Trial J. T. Roberts: Athens on Trial: The Antidemocratic Tradition in Western Thought. Pp. Xviii+405. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1994. Cased, $29.95/£25. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 45 (02):320-322.
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  10. Anton Powell (1991). John Sharwood Smith: Greece and the Persians. (Classical World Series.) Pp. Ix + 101; 13 Figs. Bristol Classical Press, 1990. Paper, £4.95. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 41 (02):506-.
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