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destruction of America"s archaeological heritage

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs. Subcommittee on General Oversight and Investigations.

destruction of America"s archaeological heritage

looting and vandalism of Indian archaeological sites in the four corners states of the southwest : an investigative report

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs. Subcommittee on General Oversight and Investigations.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office, U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of North America -- Antiquities -- Collection and preservation.,
  • Archaeological thefts.,
  • Historic sites -- United States.,
  • United States -- Antiquities -- Collection and preservation.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSubcommittee on General Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs of the U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundredth Congress, second session.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 73 p. ;
    Number of Pages73
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17672126M

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