Item description for Gods are Leaving the Country: Art Theft from Nepal (White orchid books) by Jurgen Schick, Alma Zevi, Roberto Casati, Johannes Hoff, Clive Kellner, A. Peterson & Cory Doctorow...
A meticulous record of the theft of art from Nepal over the past two decades. The book is well illustrated with photographs of the many sites containing priceless works of art, many of which were items of active worship, before and after the removal from the actual locations. Wood, stone and metal objects are depicted and described. A massive indictment of the ruthless international art thieves and their accomplices.
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Studio: Orchid Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.65" Width: 8.75" Height: 11" Weight: 2.1 lbs.
Release Date Jan 1, 1998
Publisher Orchid Press
ISBN 9748299198 ISBN13 9789748299198
Availability 0 units.
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