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Author Edsel, Robert M
Title The monuments men : Allied heroes, Nazi thieves, and the greatest treasure hunt in history / Robert M. Edsel with Bret Witter
Imprint New York : Center Street, 2009
Edition 1st ed
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1 hold on first copy returned of 2 copies
 Adult Nonfiction  940.531 EDS     ON HOLDSHELF
 Adult Nonfiction  940.531 EDS    DUE 10-28-14
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Call # 940.531 EDS
Phys. Description xvi, 473 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps (some col.) ; 24 cm
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references
Summary "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
Alt Author Witter, Bret
ISBN 9781599951492