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The monuments men : allied heroes, Nazi thieves and the greatest treasure hunt in history / Robert M. Edsel with Bret Witter.

Edsel, Robert M. (Author). Witter, Bret. (Added Author).

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Item details

  • ISBN: 9781599951508
  • ISBN: 1599951509
  • Physical Description: xvi, 473 p. : ill., map ; 20 cm.
  • Edition: 1st trade ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Center Street / Hachette Book Group, 2010.

Contents / Notes

Bibliography, etc.:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
The mission -- Northern Europe -- Germany -- The void -- The aftermath.
Summary, etc.:
"The previously untold story of a little-known WWII Allied division whose mission was to track down European art and treasures that had been looted by the Nazis at Hitler's command"--Provided by the publisher.
Subject: Allied Forces. Supreme Headquarters. Monuments, Fine Arts and Archives Section > History.
Art thefts > Germany > History > 20th century.
World War, 1939-1945 > Confiscations and contributions > Germany.
World War, 1939-1945 > Art and the war.
World War, 1939-1945 > Destruction and pillage > Europe.
Art treasures in war > Europe > History > 20th century.
Cultural property > Protection > Europe > History > 20th century.

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