Browsing the blog archives for January, 2007

The Medici Conspiracy: The Illicit Journey of Looted Antiquities — From Italy’s Tomb Raiders to the World’s Greatest Museums, Peter Watson, Cecelia Todeschini

The dis-oriented author wanted to be an archaeologist when he was young. Of course I also wanted to be an architect, oceanographer,  astronaut and pilot. When I saw Peter Watson’s The Medici Conspiracy on the library shelf I knew that I had to read it. The Medici in this book is not the famous Medici [...]