Stolen Smuggled Sold

Author: Nancy Moses
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 075912194X
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The book includes full-color photos of the objects. Stolen, Smuggled, Sold features seven vivid and true stories in which the reader joins the author as she uncovers a cultural treasure and follows its often-convoluted trail.

Museums In Motion

Author: Edward P. Alexander
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1442278811
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Moses, Nancy. Stolen, Smuggled, Sold: On the Hunt for Cultural Treasures.
Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2015. Nomenclature Task Force with Paul
Bourcier and Heather Dunn, eds. Nomenclature 4.0 for Museum Cataloging:
Robert G. Chenhall's System for Classifying Cultural Objects. Fourth Edition.
Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield/AASLH, 2015. Pearce, Susan. On Collecting:
An Investigation into Collecting the European Tradition. London: Routledge,
1995. Powell, Brent.

Flood Tide

Author: Clive Cussler
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0751570915
Size: 21.68 MB
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His thirty-year hunt netted art objects from China's prehistory to the end of the
Ming dynasty in 1644. He pleaded, cajoled and bribed People's Republic
bureaucrats into selling him priceless antiques and artwork, any cultural treasure
he could get his hands on. His agents combed the great auction houses of
Europe and ... After an appropriate time span, what could not be purchased was
stolen and smuggled to his estate. What he couldn't display because of lack of
space, or was ...

The Oxford Handbook Of Crime And Public Policy

Author: Michael H. Tonry
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0195336178
Size: 31.31 MB
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2007. CBC News online, November 27. http://www.cbc.ca/world/story/2007/11/27
/true-greece- court.html?ref=rss. Greenfield, Jeanette. 1996. The Return of
Cultural Treasures. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Hebborn, Eric.
1997. The Art Forger's Handbook. New York: Overlook. Hoving, Thomas. 1996.
False Impressions: The Hunt for Big-Time Art Fakes. New York: Simon and
Schuster. Interpol. 2007. Stolen Works of Art DVD. Lyon, France: Interpol. Isman,
Fabio. 2001.

The Chiaroscuro Market

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Publisher: FKM Books
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Bibliography: 15 Minutes (False Gods Productions, 1997). Laurie Adams, Art Cop
: Robert Volpe (New York: Dodd, Mead, 1974). Konstantin Akinsha, Stolen
Treasure: The Hunt for the World's Lost Masterpieces (London: Weidenfeld and
Nicolson,1995). Konstantin Akinsha, "The Mafia Moves in Moscow," Art News,
December 1990, 142-43. "All is Not Lost," Art Review, v. 53, May 2001, 15. "Art
Smuggling," Art Journal, Spring 1972. Martin Bailer, "Art Theft: No Respect for the
Sacred," Art ...

The Aam Guide To Provenance Research

Author: American Association of Museums
Publisher: Amer Alliance of Museums Press
ISBN:
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"By Diplomatic Pouch: Art Smuggling by the Nazis," Spoils of War no. 3 (
December 1996), pp. 29-32. Adams, E. E. "Looted Art Treasures ... Stolen
Treasure: The Hunt for the World's Lost Masterpieces. London, 1995. Published
in the United States as Beautiful ... [Exhibition catalogue] Cultural Treasures
Moved Because of the War: A Cultural Legacy of the Second World War:
Documentation and Researeh on Losses, 85-90. Bremen, 1995. Documentation
of the International Meeting in ...

Pakistan Administration

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For the Houbara bustard although some conservation measures have been
adopted widespread hunting is still allowed. Significant falcon trapping and
smuggling continues. Some crane species and many migratory birds are under
threat because of habitat loss and over hunting in Pakistan ... highway
construction and hydroelectric projects, without first having been reviewed for
their environment impact. Many cultural treasures are being stolen and sold in
the world's antique markets.

Vietnam Laos Cambodia Handbook

Author: Joshua Eliot
Publisher: Passport Books
ISBN: 9780844289809
Size: 12.18 MB
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Souventr-Hunting. To. Antiquities-Smuggling. An article in the Far Eastern
Economic Review in March 1993 noted that the feeling of cultural disintegration
that pervades Cambodia is epitomized by the hundreds of headless and limbless
statues. Khmer ... Like other guerrilla groups after them, they sold them on the
black market in neighbouring Thailand to help finance their war efforts. From the
... Although Thailand does its best to prevent the smuggling of its own cultural
treasures, ...

Thailand Indochina Burma Handbook

Author: Joshua Eliot
Publisher: Passport Books
ISBN:
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From souvenir-hunting to antiquities-smuggling An article in the Far Eastern
Economic Review in March 1993 noted that the feeling of cultural disintegration
that pervades Cambodia is epitomized by the hundreds of headless and limbless
statues. Khmer Rouge guerrillas moved into Angkor Wat in 1971, lit fires in the
galleries, installed rocket-launchers on Phnom Bakheng, looted temples and
sliced the heads off sculptures. Like other guerrilla groups after them, they sold
them on the ...

Mystery Movie Series Of 1930s Hollywood

Author: Ron Backer
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 0786469757
Size: 35.85 MB
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A treasure hunt with a map divided into several pieces is always diverting. The
Chinese traditions and the nobility of Prince Chung and his mother and their
clash with the crass avarice of the villains provide an interesting cultural overlay
to the crime story. Sidney Blackmer, playing the main heavy, Koerger, adds a
level of class and sophistication to the part, although his class and sophistication
does not prevent him from punching Madame Chung in the face while wearing a
sharp ring.