Neil MacGregor:
Neil MacGregor: 2600 års historia i ett föremål

TEDGlobal 2011 · 19:37 · Filmed Jul 2011
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Kyros cylinder, en stött och trasig lercylinder täckt av akkadisk kilskrift, är en kraftfull symbol för religiös tolerans och mångkulturalism. British Museums föreståndare, Neil MacGregor, spårar i denna fängslande föreläsning 2600 år av Mellanösterns kultur genom detta enda föremål.

Director of The British Museum
The writer and presenter of the BBC Radio 4 series "A History of the World in 100 Objects" and the accompanying book. Full bio
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