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Catastrophe! : the looting and destruction of Iraq's past / edited by Geoff Emberling, Katharyn Hanson ; with contributions by McGuire Gibson ... [et al.].

Publication:
Chicago : Oriental Institute Museum of the University of Chicago, 2008.
Format/Description:
Book
87 p. : ill. ; 30 cm.
Series:
Oriental Institute Museum publications ; no. 28
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Subjects:
Iraq War, 2003 -- -Destruction and pillage -- Exhibitions.
Archaeological thefts -- Iraq -- Exhibitions.
Cultural property -- Protection -- Iraq -- Exhibitions.
Iraq -- Antiquities -- Exhibitions.
Contents:
The looting of the Iraq Museum in Context / McGuire Gibson
Efforts to protect archaeological sites and monuments in Iraq, 2003-2004 / John M. Russell
Why does archaeological context matter? / Katharyn Hanson
Cataloging the losses : the Oriental Institute's Iraq Museum database project / Clemens Reichel
Archaeological site looting : the destruction of cultural heritage in southern Iraq / Elizabeth C. Stone
Legal aspects of controlling the international market in looted antiquities : the paradigm of Iraq/ Patty Gerstenblith.
Notes:
Published in conjunction with an exhibition at the Oriental Institute Museum.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the George Clapp Vaillant Book Fund.
Contributor:
Emberling, Geoff.
Hanson, Katharyn.
Gibson, McGuire.
University of Chicago. Oriental Institute. Museum.
George Clapp Vaillant Book Fund.
ISBN:
1885923562
9781885923561
OCLC:
224897577