Raiders of a Lost People

November 1986
Archaeology;Nov/Dec86, Vol. 39 Issue 6, p78
Reports on massive looting of artifacts from discovered gravesites in the thickly forested mountains of western Thailand. Archaeological finds that include ceramics, jewelry, swords and other high-quality objects from China, Burma, Thailand and Viet Nam; Blame placed by government spokesmen on wealthy foreign collectors; Scholars' allegation of foot-dragging on the part of law enforcement agencies.


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