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This Daily Dose dives into ancient mysteries that make Indiana Jones movies seem dull, examines current controversies around repatriations and gives you a peek at the world’s most sought-after plunder.
THE LOOT YOU HAVEN’T HEARD OFKATE BARTLETTSEPTEMBER 16, 2021OZY
Surveying the plunders of rodents who nested with or near ancient humans can uncover truths about where and how our ancestors lived, as well as what environmental forces drove them.
WHAT’S IN A PACKRAT’S PETRIFIED PEE? JUST A FEW THOUSAND YEARS OF SECRETS.RACHEL FELTMANAUGUST 12, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
The British, however, settled for the capitulation of Alexandria, and made off with a trove of ships and other plunder as they sailed back down the Potomac.
IN 1814, BRITISH FORCES BURNED THE U.S. CAPITOLJOEL ACHENBACHJANUARY 6, 2021WASHINGTON POST
That standard gothic story plot is about borders and border crossing, about the terrors of the other, about wealth and exploitation and plunder and shifting power dynamics.
GOTHIC NOVELS ARE OBSESSED WITH BORDERS. MEXICAN GOTHIC TAKES FULL ADVANTAGE.CONSTANCE GRADYOCTOBER 16, 2020VOX
The manner of this acquisition would be a topic of discussion in biblical interpretation for centuries, for fear that it looks like plunder.
A JUSTIFICATION FOR UNREST? LOOK NO FURTHER THAN THE BIBLE AND THE FOUNDING FATHERSLGBTQ-EDITORJUNE 11, 2020NO STRAIGHT NEWS
But they soon fell out, for Murat had the audacity to try and make these patriots fight instead of merely seeking plunder.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
And knowing that bunch as well as I do, I don't think they'll lift the plunder and quit the country till they can go together.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
I stumbled over a fat trumpeter in the field, stript and plunder'd, with his skin full of bullets.
THE BATTLE OF HEXHAM;GEORGE COLMAN
From this area, Dunmore and his friends made repeated plunder attacks along the coast of Virginia until summer.
HALLOWED HERITAGE: THE LIFE OF VIRGINIADOROTHY M. TORPEY
Consequently, we could not ascribe these deaths to a desire for plunder on the part of some unknown person.
THE STAIRCASE AT THE HEARTS DELIGHTANNA KATHARINE GREEN (MRS. CHARLES ROHLFS)
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WORDS RELATED TO PLUNDER

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