Italy's Financial "Moghuls" Save Ancient Landmarks

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by James Blake Wiener
published on 24 August 2011
Taking a slightly modern turn, this article appeared last month in Newsweek, detailing how Italy's wealthy are stepping up to save crumbling and endangered ancient monuments. This financial assistance cannot come soon enough--neglect and staggering cuts to the Italian budget have endangered even the most preserved sites like Pompeii.
Posted by James Blake Wiener on August 24, 2011, 18:09.

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