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Chasing Aphrodite: the hunt for looted antiquities at the world's richest museum
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Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2011.
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viii, 375 pages, [8] pages of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
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930 F311 2011
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930 F311 2011
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Drawing on a trove of confidential museum records and frank interviews, Felch and Frammolino give a fly-on-the-wall account of the inner workings of a world-class museum and tell the story of the Getty's dealings in the illegal antiquities trade. Fast-paced and compelling, "Chasing Aphrodite" exposes the layer of dirt beneath the polished facade of the museum business.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 321-359) and index.
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Drawing on a trove of confidential museum records and frank interviews, Felch and Frammolino give a fly-on-the-wall account of the inner workings of a world-class museum and tell the story of the Getty's dealings in the illegal antiquities trade. Fast-paced and compelling, "Chasing Aphrodite" exposes the layer of dirt beneath the polished facade of the museum business.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Felch, J., & Frammolino, R. (2011). Chasing Aphrodite: the hunt for looted antiquities at the world's richest museum. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Felch, Jason and Ralph. Frammolino. 2011. Chasing Aphrodite: The Hunt for Looted Antiquities At the World's Richest Museum. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Felch, Jason and Ralph. Frammolino, Chasing Aphrodite: The Hunt for Looted Antiquities At the World's Richest Museum. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2011.

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Felch, Jason., and Ralph Frammolino. Chasing Aphrodite: The Hunt for Looted Antiquities At the World's Richest Museum. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2011. Print.

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