An important study of the treatment of cultural property, and cultural heritage in general, in all modern theatres of conflict.The last time I was there was in 2004 when I spent several months as an advisor to the former Iraqi Minister of Culture. ... Yet only two or three of the journalists who contacted me wanted to know anything about the condition of archaeological sites, museums or cultural heritage in Iraq. ... Now, yet again, rather than being asked to write an essay on the destruction of history, I am asked to write an essay onanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Destruction of Cultural Heritage in Iraq|
|Author||:||Peter G. Stone, Joanne Farchakh Bajjaly, Robert Fisk|
|Publisher||:||Boydell & Brewer Ltd - 2008|