Kenneth D. Alford's Allied Looting in World War II: Thefts of Art, Manuscripts, PDF

By Kenneth D. Alford

ISBN-10: 0786460539

ISBN-13: 9780786460533

Looting has lengthy been well-known as one of many crimes devoted through the 3rd Reich in the course of international battle II, a criminal offense which stripped fiscal wealth and creative treasures from the populations the Nazis terrorized. This ancient textual content finds the stunning volume of looting by means of Allied forces, exploring their thievery opposed to the Germans and others. It follows the adventure of the Hungarian Crown Treasure from a muddy oil drum in Austria to citadel Knox and again to Hungary, and discusses various misplaced treasures starting from invaluable paintings works to infrequent manuscripts, together with the earliest identified printing by means of the Gutenberg press.

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