Stolen Smuggled Sold

Author: Nancy Moses
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 075912194X
Size: 34.38 MB
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The book includes full-color photos of the objects.

Lost In The Museum

Author: Nancy Moses
Publisher: Rowman Altamira
ISBN: 9780759110700
Size: 14.43 MB
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In Lost in the Museum, Nancy Moses takes the reader behind the Oemployees onlyO doors to uncover the stories buried--along with the objects--in the crypts of museums, historical societies, and archives.

American Treasures

Author: Stephen Puleo
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1466872748
Size: 29.54 MB
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American Treasures charts the little-known journeys of these American crown jewels.

Chasing Aphrodite

Author: Jason Felch
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547538020
Size: 60.11 MB
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Drawing on a trove of confidential museum records and frank interviews, Felch and Frammolino give us a fly-on-the-wall account of the inner workings of a world-class museum and tell the story of the Getty’s dealings in the illegal ...

The History Of Loot And Stolen Art

Author: Ivan Lindsay
Publisher: Andrews UK Limited
ISBN: 1906509573
Size: 54.70 MB
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The author of this enthralling book aims to present a well-illustrated and documented alternative history of the Western World through graphic accounts of looting and art theft from the time of Sargon, ruler of Syria in 721 BC, to the ...

Speaking For The Enslaved

Author: Antoinette T Jackson
Publisher: Left Coast Press
ISBN: 1598745506
Size: 14.82 MB
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Focusing on the agency of enslaved Africans and their descendants in the South, this work argues for the systematic unveiling and recovery of subjugated knowledge, histories, and cultural practices of those traditionally silenced and ...

Transforming Museums In The Twenty First Century

Author: Graham Black
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136515771
Size: 74.37 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Through comment, practical examples and truly inspirational case studies, this book allows the reader to build a picture of the transformed 21st century museum in practice.

Exhibit Makeovers

Author: Alice Parman
Publisher: Rowman Altamira
ISBN: 9780759109971
Size: 60.75 MB
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A hands-on workbook to guide staff and volunteers through exhibit planning, design, fabrication, and installation using limited resources.

Sacred And Stolen Confessions Of A Museum Director

Author: Gary Vikan
Publisher: Select Books (NY)
ISBN: 9781590793930
Size: 41.63 MB
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This is also the story of a Minnesota kid who started out as a printer s devil in his father s small-town newspaper and ended up as the director of a the Walters, a gem of an art museum in Baltimore.

Munich Art Hoard

Author: Catherine Hickley
Publisher: Thames & Hudson
ISBN: 9780500292570
Size: 74.29 MB
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When Cornelius Gurlitt's trove became public in November 2013, it caused a worldwide media sensation. Catherine Hickley has delved into archives and conducted dozens of interviews to uncover the story behind the headlines.