The monuments men: Allied heroes, Nazi thieves, and the greatest treasure hunt in history

"As Hitler was attempting to conquer the Western world, his armies were methodically pillaging the finest art in Europe, from Michelangelos and da Vincis to van Eycks and Vermeers, all stolen for the Fuhrer." "The Monuments Men had a mandate from President Roosevelt and the support of...

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Main Author: Edsel, Robert M.
Other Authors: Witter, Bret.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York, N.Y. : Center Street, 2009.
Edition: 1st ed.