The forest is now protected as a national reserve against vandalism and commercialism.
These acts of vandalism took place throughout Egypt, but in the distant mines of Sinai the cartouches of Hatshepsut are untouched.
While Dean discounted hooligans as the source of his vandalism, he was more than happy to accept Brandon Westlake's timely rescue.
The city owns the waterworks; the water-supply is The burning of Washington was an act of vandalism by no means approved of by many of the British officers who were compelled to take part in it.
Up to comparatively recent times a priceless collection of classical manuscripts was preserved in the libraries; many of them were destroyed during the War of Greek Independence (1821-1829) by the Turks, who employed the parchments for the manufacture of cartridges; others fell a prey to the neglect or vandalism of the monks, who, it is said, used the material as bait in fishing; others have been sold to visitors, and a considerable number have been removed to Moscow and Paris.
But the most extraordinary of all the acts of Vandalism by which a fine work of art was ever defaced was committed in the year 1853.
We may, if we choose, absolve Alexander from the charge of vandalism of which he is accused, but the fact nevertheless remains, that he ordered the palace at Persepolis to be burned (Diod., xvii.
Having through centuries undergone cruel injury, from technical imperfections at the outset, from disastrous atmospheric conditions, from vandalism and neglect, and most of all from unskilled repair, its remains have at last (1904-1908) been treated with a mastery of scientific resource and a tenderness of conscientious skill that have revived for ourselves and for posterity a great part of its power.
But this vandalism, which Wagner condoned with a very bad grace, now happily begins to give way to the practice of presenting long scenes or entire acts, with the singers, on the concert-platform.
He built Castelfranco on the northern frontier; fortified the port of Civita Vecchia; and strengthened the Castel Sant' Angelo, equipping it with cannon made from the bronze of the Pantheon, an act of vandalism which the Romans punished by the epigram, "Quod non fecerunt barbari, fecerunt Barberini."
Many beautiful statues, belonging to good periods of Greek and Roman art, decorated the fora, streets and public buildings of the city, but conflagrations and the vandalism of the Latin and Ottoman conquerors of Constantinople have robbed the world of those treasures.
The ruins suffered greatly from vandalism during the early period of French rule, many portable objects being removed to museums in Paris or Algiers, and most of the monuments destroyed for the sake of their stone.
A Syrian official record from this reign, preserved in the Edessene Chronicle, gives a somewhat detailed account of a violent flood (autumn, 201) of the Daisan river which did much damage, destroying 1 The inscription, which is difficult to read, connects the structure with Shalmat the queen, daughter of Ma`nu, who cannot be identified with certainty, and refers to some image(s), which probably excited the pious vandalism of the Arabs.
In spite of the long neglect, wilful vandalism and ill-judged restoration which the Alhambra has endured, it remains the most perfect example of Moorish art in its final European development, - freed from the direct Byzantine influences which can be traced in the cathedral of Cordova, more elaborate and fantastic than the Giralda at Seville.
We do not condone any vandalism.
This time last year I reported on the continuing vandalism in the village.
dereliction in each community area has been exacerbated by vandalism and malicious damage.
wanton vandalism to develop the Dee House site.
spate of petty vandalism.
vandalism in the village.
The park's superintendent Mr. R. Upton, said: " This vandalism is wilful destruction.
The practice of 'trick or treat ' uses extortion and blackmail to prevent vandalism and is condemned as criminal the rest of the year.
Councilor McBride concurred with Councilor Emery in condemning the vandalism of the play facility at Plumbridge which deprived the young people of the area.
Immediately after the expulsion of the Moors in 1492, their conquerors began, by successive acts of vandalism, to spoil the marvellous beauty of the Alhambra.
So property vandalism is n't only restricted to the site.
A renter's insurance policy protects the contents of the unit from losses resulting from fire, theft, vandalism, and plumbing system freezing.
Commonly added selections include comprehensive coverage, which helps defray costs of non-accident related damage from vandalism or weather, towing and labor coverage, and increased liability coverage.
It protects your vehicle from damage that is not accident related, including falling objects, animal damage, vandalism, theft, and storm damage.
Comprehensive protection pays out when the loss is from an event other than a collision, such as fire, theft, vandalism, or severe weather.
Contents insurance protects against these types of losses, as well as theft and acts of vandalism.
Property insurance can help protect that investment in case of theft, vandalism, flood, fire, or other disaster, depending on the terms of your policy.
Nor does it cover instances of theft or vandalism.
With this type of insurance, damages to your vehicle that result from a collision or another incident, such as vandalism and theft, will be covered.
Comprehensive. Pays for damage to your vehicle due to natural disaster, fire, theft, vandalism and explosions.
This includes anything that could damage your trailer, such as hail, fire, vandalism, theft and other unexpected damage.
Insurance concerns for these churches include additional protection for vandalism and other property damage issues caused by people who lash out against these churches that defy the mainstream.
Vandalism, fire, and other events: There are a variety of instances that are covered by most automobile insurance policies, such as hail damage, fire, and other unfortunate events.
You can also get insurance to cover your vehicle in case it is damaged as the result of an accident, an act of vandalism, fire, or theft.
Comprehensive coverage is put in place to pay for repairs due to theft, vandalism, fire, and wind damage.
Renters insurance is a form of insurance that covers a policyholder's belongings against perils such as fire, theft, wind and vandalism.
Whether it's a fire, or a flood, or an act of vandalism, your condo art studio needs to be fully protected by an adequate insurance policy.
If you choose to purchase insurance from them, you can expect to have the options of receiving coverage for fire, lightening, theft, hail, vandalism, and explosion just to name a few.
It pays for losses due to severe weather, flooding, vandalism, and fire.
There does not seem to be in the story of the capture of Rome by the Vandals any justification for the charge of wilful and objectless destruction of public buildings which is implied in the word "vandalism."
act of political vandalism that's costing British business an extra £ 10 billion in this Parliament.
scout hut adjacent to the site which suffers from vandalism.
Kirkwall vandal caught on camera An alleged act of Vandal caught on camera An alleged act of vandalism in Kirkwall's town center has been caught on camera.
Incorporate proposals to design out crime and deter vandalism.
Put it in your diary for May Day - not that we would condone any vandalism.
Despite spending £ 2,000 on security measures the school has become a frequent target for mindless vandalism.
It is wanton vandalism to develop the Dee House site.
Several other cars in the vicinity have been damaged, plus there has been a spate of petty vandalism.
repeated vandalism, in addition to rain damage, means that the Seminary is on its last legs.
Due to persistent vandalism at the present site this kind of activity isn't possible.
There was an outcry and deliberate vandalism when a mast was erected in Carlops, a conservation village.
Graffiti vandalism is a problem in nearly every urban area in the world.
So property vandalism isn't only restricted to the site.
We 've lost enough bothies as it is over the years without more now going to wanton vandalism.
Comprehensive insurance coverage is available to protect the bike from losses due to other types of events, such as vandalism, severe weather, fire, and theft.
In choosing species for planting, prickly ones are an obvious choice to discourage vandalism.
Hundreds of people backed calls for CCTV cameras to be installed in Kirkwall to combat vandalism.
More priority can be given to street sweeping and tackling vandalism and crime.
Sadly we also have to repair damage caused by vandalism which is a regular occurrence.
bus vandalism The Wee 'G ' Bus has been particularly effective at highlighting the dangers of throwing stones at public transport.
You have the hassle of driving in, the hassle of parking and the risk of vandalism to the car.
The lineside hut has been repaired after an act of vandalism.
incident of vandalism.
The urban fabric is often damaged with vandalism and what investment is made in its improvement seems insufficient.
Over provision, undue public nuisance, a possible increase in noise levels and vandalism in the areas were argued by the objectors.
numinous ancient places there is also the simple fact of artistic vandalism.
The improvements were mainly physical (96% of residents liked their house or flat ), the deterioration related to drugs and vandalism.
pliant, forgiving student body has crystalised against Alasdair Smith and his ongoing academic vandalism today.
There is also a scout hut adjacent to the site which suffers from vandalism.
Where vandalism to new trees is likely, it may be best to start by planting willow pegs, disguised among uncut grass.
Kirkwall vandal caught on camera An alleged act of vandalism in Kirkwall 's town center has been caught on camera.
Repeated vandalism, in addition to rain damage, means that the Seminary is on its last legs.
Due to persistent vandalism at the present site this kind of activity is n't possible.
Both offside doors need replacing due to vandalism damage.
Part of a notorious Queens Park play area went up in smoke in the latest vandalism attack.
Cast iron seats with steel boards are increasingly specified to address vandalism problems.
Bus vandalism The Wee 'G ' Bus has been particularly effective at highlighting the dangers of throwing stones at public transport.
During the first 90 days from the date of purchase, Visa will replace, repair or reimburse you if the property you purchase with a registered card is stolen or is damaged by fire, vandalism or some weather conditions.
While pranks are often good, clean fun, some go too far and end up involving vandalism, bodily injury, hurt feelings and even crimes.
The neighbor called the police, who arrested Steve-O on suspicion of vandalism and for possession of cocaine, which they found in his apartment.
Although he hasn't been formally charged for drug possession, Steve-O has no defense when it comes to the vandalism charge.
No word yet on formal charges, but the pair were arrested under "suspicion of felony vandalism" as the destroyed video camera is said to be worth an estimated $10,000.
The vandalism has been ongoing since late summer, when someone spread feces over signs on the property.
Roloff Farms is open to the public during pumpkin season and this vandalism is occurring even as film crews are on the premises shooting the newest season of Little People Big World.
Floor meetings can also be used to plan social events or to take care of a specific problem like vandalism.
With these practical jokes, you can be sure to make your victim sweat without damaging their precious vehicle, or landing yourself in trouble for vandalism.
A prank that damages or destroys equipment has crossed the line from being funny to being mean or even an act of vandalism.
If a park has been long abandoned, its rides, buildings, and other structures may fall victim to vandalism and arson, effectively demolishing the defunct rides.
Remember, Sega doesn't condone the act of vandalism in any form (as stated in the game and on the manual).
Behavioral signs of this adjustment disorder include primarily actions that show a disregard for rules, laws, and the rights of others, such as picking fights, vandalism, truancy, and reckless driving for teens.
Students involved in other activities alone or in combination with sports had significantly higher odds than the other two groups for doing homework and significantly lower odds for alcohol consumption, marijuana use, and vandalism.
The school climate improved, and the rate of antisocial behavior, such as theft, vandalism, and truancy, declined during the two-year period.
Bullying behavior has been linked to other forms of antisocial behavior, such as vandalism, shoplifting, skipping and dropping out of school, fighting, and using alcohol and other drugs.
Law enforcement agencies have linked high rates of truancy to high rates of daytime burglary and vandalism.
In extreme cases, they may show aggression by purse snatching, muggings, or robbery, or in less overt ways by persistent truancy, lying, and vandalism.
People were upset and considered it vandalism.
Just one year after the school uniform policy was implemented all crimes on school property (vandalism, sex offenses, theft, weapons possessions, etc.) decreased significantly.
The company recommends that its policyholders buy enough coverage to pay for the home's full replacement cost in case of loss due to fire, water damage, severe weather, or vandalism.
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