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The Resource Rescuing da Vinci : Hitler and the Nazis stole Europe's great art : America and her allies recovered it, Robert M. Edsel ; forewords by Lynn H. Nicholas and Edmund P. Pillsbury

Rescuing da Vinci : Hitler and the Nazis stole Europe's great art : America and her allies recovered it, Robert M. Edsel ; forewords by Lynn H. Nicholas and Edmund P. Pillsbury

Label
Rescuing da Vinci : Hitler and the Nazis stole Europe's great art : America and her allies recovered it
Title
Rescuing da Vinci
Title remainder
Hitler and the Nazis stole Europe's great art : America and her allies recovered it
Statement of responsibility
Robert M. Edsel ; forewords by Lynn H. Nicholas and Edmund P. Pillsbury
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Uses photographs to tell the untold story of the "Monuments Men" and their discovery of more than 1,000 repositories, many of which contained paintings, sculpture, furniture, and other treasures stolen by the Nazis
Cataloging source
HLS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Edsel, Robert M
Dewey number
940.5314
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
N8795.3.E85
LC item number
E37 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiter-Partei
  • Art thefts
  • Art treasures in war
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
adult
Label
Rescuing da Vinci : Hitler and the Nazis stole Europe's great art : America and her allies recovered it, Robert M. Edsel ; forewords by Lynn H. Nicholas and Edmund P. Pillsbury
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 290-294) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Setting the stage -- Preparations -- War arrives -- Theft by any other nature -- Heroes and heroines -- Treasure found -- Collecting points -- Homeward bound -- Casualties of war
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
xvi, 302 pages
Isbn
9780977433490
Lccn
2007373457
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm68777898
  • (Sirsi) o68777898
  • (OCoLC)68777898
  • 497609
  • 497609
Label
Rescuing da Vinci : Hitler and the Nazis stole Europe's great art : America and her allies recovered it, Robert M. Edsel ; forewords by Lynn H. Nicholas and Edmund P. Pillsbury
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 290-294) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Setting the stage -- Preparations -- War arrives -- Theft by any other nature -- Heroes and heroines -- Treasure found -- Collecting points -- Homeward bound -- Casualties of war
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
xvi, 302 pages
Isbn
9780977433490
Lccn
2007373457
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm68777898
  • (Sirsi) o68777898
  • (OCoLC)68777898
  • 497609
  • 497609

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