History of Loot and Stolen Art From Antiquity Until the Present DayBook - 2014
From the Ancients, Greeks, Romans, Vikings, Moors and Charlemagne, the author traces how a lust for pride of ownership and power over the vanquished has driven conquerors, confiscators (the old-fashioned word for looters) and ruthless administrators to grab the valuable possessions of others.
Publisher: London :, Unicorn Press Ltd,, 2014.
Branch Call Number: 364.162 LIN
Characteristics: vii, 424 pages :,illustrations (chiefly colour) ;,30 cm.
Alternative Title: History of loot & stolen art from antiquity until the present day