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destruction of America"s archaeological heritage

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs. Subcommittee on General Oversight and Investigations.

destruction of America"s archaeological heritage

looting and vandalism of Indian archaeological sites in the four corners states of the southwest : an investigative report

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs. Subcommittee on General Oversight and Investigations.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office, U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southwest, New,
  • Four Corners Region,
  • Southwest, New.
    • Subjects:
    • Indians of North America -- Antiquities -- Collection and preservation -- Southwest, New.,
    • Vandalism -- Southwest, New.,
    • Archaeology -- Law and legislation.,
    • Archaeological thefts -- Southwest, New.,
    • Southwest, New -- Antiquities -- Collection and preservation.,
    • Four Corners Region -- Antiquities -- Collection and preservation.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSubcommittee on General Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs of the U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundredth Congress, second session.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE78.S7 U594 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 73 p. ;
      Number of Pages73
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2149247M
      LC Control Number88601955

      Preserving Pakistan’s archeological heritage. There’s a very close relationship between Italian archeologists and the ancient sites that dot the restive area. ISBN: Published by: University of Pittsburgh Press Series: Illuminations Not yet published - available for pre-order Defiant Geographies examines the destruction of a poor community in the center of Rio de Janeiro to make way for Brazil’s first international mega-event. More concerted efforts are needed to protect cultural heritage from abuse and destruction in the Middle East and beyond, The destruction in August of the 2,year-old temples of Baal Shamin and Bel in Palmyra marks the latest in a recent timeline of efforts by Daesh (also known as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria) to obliterate ancient sites in the Middle East. The group .


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