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Gundam Ep. 16: Sayla's [Spoiler]
This week, we recap and review Mobile Suit Gundam episode 16 (15 in the US), "Sayla's Agony," discuss our first impressions, and provide commentary and research on: Song Dynasty ceramics, art looting in wartime, armies and salt, siblings on opposite sides of WWII, and Lop Nur, the probable inspiration for "Lop Lake" in this episode.
- Overview of Song ceramics, specifically aimed at collectors.
- And an article and a book about looting!
B. Gaudenzi & A. Swenson, ‘Looted Art and Restitution in the Twentieth Century – Towards a Global Perspective’, Journal of Contemporary History, DOI: 10.1177/0022009417692409, final author manuscript. http://www.commartrecovery.org/docs/LootedArtandRestitutionintheTwentiethCentury%E2%80%93TowardsaGlobalPerspective.pdf
Liu, Zhuozhen, "The Case for Repatriating China's Cultural Objects," Springer, Feb. 25, 2016.
- List of times that siblings wound up on the opposite sides of wars, including many examples older than those we discuss in this episode.
- All about Lop Nur, the inspiration for this episode's salt-lake, "Lob Lake."
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