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Re: destruction of fossils

In a message dated 6/1/01 9:12:44 AM Eastern Daylight Time, 
BartlemaL@emh10.bliss.army.mil writes:

>  I believe that American troops are told to try NOT to destroy any museums,
>  places of worship, or "national monument" type structures.  I don't know if
>  any other countries follow this rule.

This may be true but remember the fiasco of Monte Casino during the Italian 
Campaign! Sometimes it becomes necessary thus in war, no place is safe!



Thomas R. Lipka
Paleontological/Geological Studies