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The Resource Finders keepers : a tale of archaeological plunder and obsession, Craig Childs

Finders keepers : a tale of archaeological plunder and obsession, Craig Childs

Label
Finders keepers : a tale of archaeological plunder and obsession
Title
Finders keepers
Title remainder
a tale of archaeological plunder and obsession
Statement of responsibility
Craig Childs
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Written in his trademark lyrical style, Childs' riveting book carries readers directly into his adventures and discoveries, lifting the curtain on the ethical dilemmas and dark side of archaeology and exploring the field's transgressions against the cultures it tries to preserve
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Childs, Craig
Dewey number
930.1
Index
index present
LC call number
CC175
LC item number
.C47 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Archaeology
  • Pillage
  • Cultural property
  • Antiquities
  • Antiquities
  • Archaeologists
  • Archaeology
  • Archaeology
Label
Finders keepers : a tale of archaeological plunder and obsession, Craig Childs
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-263) and index
Contents
Part 1. In the country of the dead: Amateurs ; The destiny jar ; Treasure hunters ; Unseen things -- Part 2. Vandalism and other acts of removal: Diggers ; Going to market ; A history of urges ; The chosen ones ; Salvage archaeology -- Part 3. Where artifacts end up: The golden jar ; Houses of obsession ; Public trust -- Part 4. In situ: No place like home ; Holding on ; Letting go
Control code
ocn464590315
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 274 p.
Isbn
9780316066426
Lccn
2009051921
System control number
(OCoLC)464590315
Label
Finders keepers : a tale of archaeological plunder and obsession, Craig Childs
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-263) and index
Contents
Part 1. In the country of the dead: Amateurs ; The destiny jar ; Treasure hunters ; Unseen things -- Part 2. Vandalism and other acts of removal: Diggers ; Going to market ; A history of urges ; The chosen ones ; Salvage archaeology -- Part 3. Where artifacts end up: The golden jar ; Houses of obsession ; Public trust -- Part 4. In situ: No place like home ; Holding on ; Letting go
Control code
ocn464590315
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 274 p.
Isbn
9780316066426
Lccn
2009051921
System control number
(OCoLC)464590315

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