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Catastrophe! The Looting and Destruction of Iraq's Past

By Katharyn Hanson Edited by Geoff Emberling

Catastrophe! The Looting and Destruction of Iraq's Past
Paperback, 88 pages £18.00
Published: 2008
ISBN: 9781885923561
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Subjects: Ancient Near East, Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago
Series: Oriental Institute Museum Publications

With an introduction by Professor McGuire Gibson, this up-to-date account describes the state of the Iraq National Museum in Baghdad and chronicles the damage done to archaeological sites by illicit digging. Contributors include Donny George, John M. Russell, Katharyn Hanson, Clemens Reichel, Elizabeth C. Stone, and Patty Gerstenblith. Published in conjunction with the exhibit of the same name opening at the Oriental Institute April 10, 2008, this book commemorates the fifth anniversary of the looting of the Iraq National Museum.



Publication Details:


Binding:
 Paperback , 88 pages
ISBN:
 9781885923561

BIC Code:
 HDDC
BISAC Code:
  HIS002000, SOC003000
Imprint:
 Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago


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