Moses, Nancy.

Stolen, Smuggled, Sold : On the Hunt for Cultural Treasures - Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2015. - 1 online resource (180 p.) - eBooks on Demand .

Contents; Acknowledgments; Preface; 1 The Lady in the Jeweled Dog Collar; 2 The Case of the Missing Masterpiece; 3 Ghost Dancing at Wounded Knee; 4 Babe Ruth on a Quail Hunt; 5 The Only Pharaoh Outside of Egypt; 6 Selling History; 7 Sumerian Plunder; 8 Heroes; Sources; Additional Reading; Index

Stolen, Smuggled Sold: On the Hunt for Cultural Treasures tells the dark and compelling stories of iconic cultural objects that were stolen, smuggled or sold, and eventually returned back to their original owner. The book includes full-color photos of the objects.


9780759121942 50.99 (UA)


Archaeological thefts -- Anecdotes.
Art thefts -- Anecdotes.
Black market -- Anecdotes.
Cultural property -- Protection -- Anecdotes.
Smuggling -- Anecdotes.


Electronic books.

CC135 .M67 2015

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