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The eagle and the spade : archaeology in Rome during the Napoleonic Era / Ronald T. Ridley
Bib ID 316264
Format BookBook
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Ridley, Ronald T. (Ronald Thomas), 1940-
 
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Description Cambridge ; New York, NY, USA : Cambridge University Press, 1992 
xxviii, 328 p. : ill. ; 26 cm. 
ISBN 0521401917
Full contents Machine derived contents note: Introduction; 1. The protection and destruction of classical Rome before 1809; 2. Commissions, commissions, commissions: the administration of antiquities under the French; 3. Arches, fora, theatres and temples: the monuments cleared and restored by the French; 4. The great Collosseum debate; Conclusion; Appendices; Notes; Bibliography; Index. 
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-320) and index.

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Subjects Excavations (Archaeology) -- Italy -- Rome -- History -- 19th century.  |  Rome (Italy) -- Antiquities -- Conservation and restoration -- History -- 19th century.

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