Plunder of the Ancients doc Ü Hardcover Í lucinda delaney schroeder

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Plunder of the Ancients doc Ü Hardcover Í lucinda delaney schroeder Í After taking an assignment as a supervisor for the US Fish and Wildlife Service agent Lucinda Schroeder felt chafed by the restrictions of her desk job She'd spent her career making cases against wildlife poachers smugglers and peoplAfter taking an assignment as a supervisor for the US Fish and Wildlife Service agent Lucinda Schroeder felt chafed by the restrictions of her desk job She'd spent her career making cases against wildlife poachers smugglers and people who exploited wildlife for huge sums of money As a supervisor she wasn’t allowed to carry a case load Her responsibility was to oversee the work of five other agents as they investigated w This is an account of the efforts to stop the trade in Native American artifacts in the Southwest told by a principal in the government efforts to achieve this While the author clearly reveals her biases her story makes one see her point The story is pretty tragic in how widespread and damaging this business is and most tragic in how little much of the legal system even cares to do something about this The Native Americans don't escape some blame as well as persons on the reservation obviously participate in the illegal trade and the religious figures are so paranoid and absolute in their beliefs their is little coordination I think Schroeder perhaps got a bit too close to her subject in all the supernatural commentary I wondered why the religious figures gave her and other in government so much grief while taking no action on those who stole and dishonored them

Lucinda Delaney Schroeder ð Plunder of the Ancients book

Ildlife crimes But she wanted to be in the middle of the action Finally she went undercover again working to investigate a parrot smuggling operation only to narrowly escape disaster after several of her colleagues inadvertently blew her cover Though she worried that she was losing her gift for undercover work when she learned of the illegal trade in Native American artifacts and the hunting of eagles for their feathers sh I had a hard time getting through this book The writing was poor And she appeared to be all about herself I'm highly aware of the theft of artifacts from public lands as I live in the heart of it However not all are sacred Look at the 2009 raids in Blanding Utah and you will see it was everything was taken not just sacred items I can't recommend this book to anyone

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Plunder of the AncientsE set up another sting operation and called it Operation Monster Slayer after the Navajo deity that protected the Navajo from harm only to betrayed once again this time intentionally Plunder of the Ancients  tells the story of the dangerous life of an undercover agent and her persistence that led to the recovery of nearly a million dollars’ worth of sacred Indian artifacts sold on the black market in Santa Fe in 1996   An interesting first hand account told by the agent leading the operation The narrative has a casual but engaging tone that really opens the reader to the author's feelings both the triumphant and the frustrated This isn't the typical book I read but I really liked it