Year Zero for the Archaeology of Iraq

@inproceedings{Matthews2003YearZF,
  title={Year Zero for the Archaeology of Iraq},
  author={Roger Terrence Matthews},
  year={2003}
}
The heritage of Iraq, ancient Mesopotamia, has suffered devastating blows in recent months, and continues to suffer at a truly grievous level. The looting of the Iraq Museum in Baghdad and of other regional museums, as well as ongoing illicit digging at archaeological sites, particularly in the south of the country, are steadily depleting a rich and varied heritage resource that can be matched in value and historical significance by few countries in the world. Through extensive coverage in… CONTINUE READING

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