Background documents on the protection of the underwater cultural heritage


Beurier, J.-P., “Pour un droit international de l’archéologie sous-marine”, in Revue générale de droit international public, 1989, p. 45

Blot, J.-Y., L’histoire engloutie ou l’archéologie sous-marine, Gallimard, 1995

Brown, E.D., “Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage. Draft Principles and Guidelines for Implementation of Article 303 of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea, 1982”, in Marine Policy, Vol. 20, Issue 4, July 1996, p. 325

Carducci, G., “New Developments in the Law of the Sea: the UNESCO Convention on the Protection of Underwater Cultural Heritage”, in American Journal of International Law, n. 2, May 2002

“La Convenzione UNESCO sul patrimonio culturale subacqueo”, in RDI, 2002, p. 53

Council of Europe, The Underwater Cultural Heritage, Report of the Committee on Culture and Education, Parliamentary Assembly, Document 4200 – Le Patrimoine culturel subaquatique, Rapport du Comité sur la culture et l’éducation, Assemblée parlementaire, document 4200, Strasbourg, 1978
Delgado, J. P. (ed.), Encyclopaedia of Underwater and Maritime Archaeology, London, British Museum Press, 1997

Dromgoole, S. (ed.), Legal Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage: National and International perspectives, The Hague, Kluwer Law International, 1999

Fletcher-Tomenius, P., Williams, M., “The Draft UNESCO/DOALOS Convention on the Protection of Underwater Cultural Heritage and Conflict with the European Convention on Human Rights”, in International Journal of Nautical Archaeology, Vol. 28, n. 2, May 1999, p. 145

Garabello, R., La Convenzione UNESCO sulla Protezione del Patrimonio culturale subacqueo, Milano, Giuffré, 2004

Goy, R., “L’épave du Titanic et le droit des épaves en haute mer”, in Annuaire Français de Droit International, 1989, p. 753

Leanza, U., “Zona archeologica marina”, pp. 41-70, in Francioni, F., Del Vecchio, A., De Caterini, P. (eds.), Protezione internazionale del patrimonio culturale: interessi nazionali e difesa del patrimonio comune della cultura, Milano, Giuffrè Editore, 2000

Martin, C., An Introduction to Marine Archaeology, as of 15.09.2005

O’Keefe, P.J., Shipwrecked Heritage: A Commentary on the UNESCO Convention on Underwater Cultural Heritage, Leicester, Institute of Art and Law, 2002

Paine, L. P., “Ships of the World: an Historical Encyclopaedia” - with essays by James H. Terry and Hal Fessenden and a foreword by Eric J. Berryman, Houghton Mifflin Company 1997

Prott. L.V. (ed.) Finishing the Interrupted Voyage: Papers of the UNESCO Regional Asian Pacific Workshop, Hong Kong, 18-20 November 2003, /UNESCO Bangkok/Institute of Art and Law, Leicester 2005

Prott, L.V., Srong, I. (eds.), Background Materials on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage, UNESCO, The Nautical Archaeological Society, Paris – Portsmouth, 1999

Prott, L.V., Planche, E., Roca-Hachem, R. (eds.), Background Materials on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage, UNESCO, Ministère de la Culture et de la Communication (France), Paris, 2000

Scovazzi, T., Garabello, R. et. al., The Protection of Underwater Cultural Heritage, 2003, Leiden/Boston, USA

Strati, A., Draft Convention on the Protection of Underwater Cultural Heritage: A Commentary prepared for UNESCO, Paris, UNESCO, 1999 (Doc. CLT-99/WS/8)

Strati, A. The Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage: An Emerging Objective of the Contemporary Law of the Sea, (Kluwer, Leiden) 1995

Treves, T., “Stato costiero e archeologia marina”, in Rivista di diritto internazionale, 1993, p. 698

UNESCO, Preliminary Study on the advisability of preparing an international instrument for the protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage – Etude préliminaire sur l’opportunité d’élaborer un instrument international sur la protection du patrimoine culturel subaquatique,Paris, UNESCO, 1995 (Doc. 28C/39) + Addendum

Yturriaga Barberán J. A., Convención sobre la protección del patrimonio cultural subacuatico, in Drnas de Clément (coord.), Estudios de Derecho Internacional en homenaje al Profesor Ernesto J. Rey Caro, Córdoba, 2003, p. 451


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