Ross Burns

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Ross Burns, a former Australian Ambassador to Syria, is the author of The Monuments of Syria (I B Tauris, 1992, 1999 and 2009) and of histories of Syria’s two major cities, Damascus and Aleppo (Routledge, 2005, 2016). His website, which catalogues the damage to Syria’s monuments, can be found at

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