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.

Flood Tide

Author: Clive Cussler
ISBN: 9780684802985
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ture was retained and enhanced to display Qin Shang's immense collection of art
treasures. 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 ... After an appropriate time span,
what could not be purchased was stolen and smuggled to his estate. What he ...

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 ... for their environment
impact. Many cultural treasures are being stolen and sold in the world's antique
markets. 18.

The Lost Constitution

Author: William Martin
Publisher: Forge Books
ISBN: 9781429910880
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Past and present play off one another as the search for the draft heats up. It finally boils over on the first night of the World Series, at that Mecca of New England, Boston's fabled Fenway Park, and the truth is finally revealed.

Das Schmutzige Gesch Ft Mit Der Antike

Author: Günther Wessel
Publisher: Ch. Links Verlag
ISBN: 3862843114
Size: 27.80 MB
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Weltweit wird – so vermuten es Strafverfolger – nur mit Drogen und Waffen mehr illegales Geld gemacht. Günther Wessel hat sich in diesen »diskreten Markt« hineinbegeben.

Thailand Indochina Burma Handbook

Author: Joshua Eliot
Publisher: Passport Books
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From souvenir-hunting to antiquities-smuggling An article in the Far Eastern
Economic Review in March 1993 noted that the ... Like other guerrilla groups
after them, they sold them on the black market in neighbouring Thailand to help
finance their ... there was a series of carefully organized break-ins into the
conservation office; many priceless statues were stolen. ... Although Thailand
does its best to prevent the smuggling of its own cultural treasures, it has refused
to sign the UN's 1 ...


Author: Rusty Young
Publisher: Riva Verlag
ISBN: 3864138361
Size: 62.66 MB
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" Marschpulver ist ein atemberaubender Bericht über das Leben im bolivianischen Gefängnis San Pedro, in dem Insassen ihre Zellen von Maklern kaufen, Shops und Restaurants führen und Hunderte Frauen und Kinder gemeinsam mit verurteilten ...


Author: Kathryn Walker Tubb
Publisher: Archetype Books
ISBN: 9781873132708
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Legal, Ethical and Conservation issues concerning the trade in antiquities.

The Aam Guide To Provenance Research

Author: American Association of Museums
Publisher: Amer Alliance of Museums Press
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"By Diplomatic Pouch: Art Smuggling by the Nazis," Spoils of War no. ... Stolen
Treasure: The Hunt for the World's Lost Masterpieces. London, 1995. Published
in the United States as Beautiful Loot: The Soviet Plunder of Europe's Art
Treasures. ... [Exhibition catalogue] Cultural Treasures Moved Because of the
War: A Cultural Legacy of the Second World War: Documentation and Researeh
on Losses, ...

Beijing Review

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cles stolen from ancient tombs, temples, museums and elsewhere have been
smuggled abroad. ... Since the latter half of 1996, some criminals have targeted
their hunt to large stone carvings scattered in temples and the open countryside.
... In 1997, custom houses in the cities of Shenzhen, Changsha, Shanghai and
Guangzhou seized more than 700 cultural relics, including some national
treasures and ...