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Finders keepers: a tale of archaeological plunder and obsession
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Published:
New York : Little, Brown and Co., c2010.
Physical Desc:
x, 274 pages ; 25 cm.
Status:
Central
930.1 C537 2010
Rancho Cordova
930.1 C537 2010

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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.

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1st ed.
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English
ISBN:
9780316066426 :, 0316066427 :

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-263) and index.
Description
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.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Childs, C. (2010). Finders keepers: a tale of archaeological plunder and obsession. New York, Little, Brown and Co.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Childs, Craig, 1967-. 2010. Finders Keepers: A Tale of Archaeological Plunder and Obsession. New York, Little, Brown and Co.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Childs, Craig, 1967-, Finders Keepers: A Tale of Archaeological Plunder and Obsession. New York, Little, Brown and Co, 2010.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Childs, Craig. Finders Keepers: A Tale of Archaeological Plunder and Obsession. New York, Little, Brown and Co, 2010.

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