Category Archives: Libri

Laocoön and his Sons

One of the most admired works of Hellenistic statuary is The Laocoön Group, an ancient marble sculpture unearthed near Rome in 1506 and on public display at the Vatican Museums.  The figures are nearly life-size, and the group stands 6’7” … Continue reading

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La Search Dog Foundation

Nel febbraio 2018, in seguito alle frane di Montecito, ho scritto un post sui cani da ricerca. Ho confrontato la struttura di addestramento italiana, che si chiama la Scuola Nazionale di Volpiano, vicino a Torino, con la National Disaster Search … Continue reading

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Search Dog Foundation

In February 2018, following the Montecito mudslides, I wrote a post on search dogs. In it, I compared the Italian training facility, called the National School of Volpiano, near Turin with the National Disaster Search Dog Foundation (SDF) in Santa … Continue reading

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