The Looting Of The Iraq Museum, Baghdad

The Lost Legacy Of Ancient Mesopotamia

by Milbry Polk and Angela M. H. Schuster

Hardcover, 242 pages, Harry N Abrams Inc, List Price: $35 | purchase

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The Looting Of The Iraq Museum, Baghdad
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The Lost Legacy Of Ancient Mesopotamia
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Milbry Polk and Angela M. H. Schuster

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Citing the 2003 looting of the Iraq Museum in Baghdad that resulted in the destruction of countless antiquities, a lavishly illustrated volume seeks to reconstruct the museum and its lost ancient treasures, discussing how numerous pieces offered insight into ancient Mesopotamian life. 25,000 first printing.