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Winner of the National Book Critics Circle AwardThe real story behind the major motion picture The Monuments Men The cast of characters includes Hitler and Goering Gertrude Stein and Marc Chagall not to mention works by artists from Leonardo da Vinci to Pablo Picasso And the story told in this superbly researched and suspenseful book is that of the Third Reichs war on European culture and the Allies desperate effort to preserve itFrom the Nazi purges of Degenerate Art and Goerings shopping sprees in occupied Paris to the perilous journey of the Mona Lisa from Paris and the painstaking reclamation of the priceless treasures of liberated Italy The Rape of Europa is a sweeping narrative of greed philistinism and heroism that combines superlative scholarship with a compelling drama.

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[Reading] ➸ The Rape of Europa: The Fate of Europe's Treasures in the Third Reich and the Second World War Author Lynn H. Nicholas – G-couture.co.uk Winner of the National Book Critics Circle AwardThe real story behind the major motion picture The Monuments Men The cast of characters includes Hitler and Goering Gertrude Stein and Marc Chagall not Winner of the National Book Critics Circle AwardThe real story behind the major motion picture The Monuments Men The cast of characters includes Hitler and Goering Gertrude Stein and Marc Chagall not to mention works by artists from Leonardo da Vinci to Pablo Picasso And the story told in this superbly researched and suspenseful book is that of the Third Reichs war on European culture and the Allies desperate effort to preserve itFrom the Nazi purges of Degenerate Art and Goerings shopping sprees in occupied Paris to the perilous journey of the Mona Lisa from Paris and the painstaking reclamation of the priceless treasures of liberated Italy The Rape of Europa is a sweeping narrative of greed philistinism and heroism that combines superlative scholarship with a compelling drama.

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  1. nelca nelca says:

    PDF/EPUB g couture.co.uk ☆ The Rape of Europa: The Fate of Europe's Treasures in the rape ebok, europa: ebok, fate epub, europe's pdf, treasures pdf, third ebok, reich kindle, second mobile, world download, The Rape mobile, of Europa: ebok, of Europa: The Fate ebok, Rape of Europa: book, Rape of Europa: The Fate kindle, The Rape of Europa: The Fate of Europe's Treasures in the Third Reich and the Second World War PDFVery detailed account of the looting of Europe's art treasures by the Germans during WW2 and the determined effort of Allied personnel the Monument Men to recover them after the war This may be a little too detailed an account for some I think you have to be both an art and war history buff to truly enjoy this book As I am really of the latter than the former I'm giving it only 4 stars But definitely well researched and deserved of all the acclaim it has received


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  3. Rose-Marie Larsson Rose-Marie Larsson says:

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  4. taking a rest taking a rest says:

    PDF/EPUB g couture.co.uk ☆ The Rape of Europa: The Fate of Europe's Treasures in the rape ebok, europa: ebok, fate epub, europe's pdf, treasures pdf, third ebok, reich kindle, second mobile, world download, The Rape mobile, of Europa: ebok, of Europa: The Fate ebok, Rape of Europa: book, Rape of Europa: The Fate kindle, The Rape of Europa: The Fate of Europe's Treasures in the Third Reich and the Second World War PDFWorld War II was uniue in so far as war can have different degrees of intensity scope or perhaps evil The Germany of the Nazis was one with an insatiable appetite whether for killing inventing crimes so heinous new words were needed or the absolute fervor with which they wanted everything They literally wanted everything whether changed to suit them or in the case this book discusses they wanted art all of it Their actions went well beyond the spoils of War that a victor generally has taken as his own either from greed or an imagined sense of recompense for the battles fought They wanted to change the demographics of the planet had they succeeded they would have managed the greatest art theft in HistoryIt may sound like a bizarre comparison but the Grinch of Dr Seuss fame


  5. Jayne MacManus Jayne MacManus says:

    PDF/EPUB g couture.co.uk ☆ The Rape of Europa: The Fate of Europe's Treasures in the rape ebok, europa: ebok, fate epub, europe's pdf, treasures pdf, third ebok, reich kindle, second mobile, world download, The Rape mobile, of Europa: ebok, of Europa: The Fate ebok, Rape of Europa: book, Rape of Europa: The Fate kindle, The Rape of Europa: The Fate of Europe's Treasures in the Third Reich and the Second World War PDFFor anyone who's not an art scholar like me this book can be a difficult challenge But if you persist you will be impressed by Nicholas's investigative powers stunned by the audacity of Nazis and perversely fascinated by the protective lengths of museums artists and ordinary civilians took to save their treasures from falling into enemy hands The appropriation of great works of art may not be a crime eual to the holocaust of human lives but we can begin to grasp the progression of tyranny in stolen property and the systematic imposition on everyday lives It is a story that doesn't have complete resolution Even today works of art remain missing or await return to their rightful owners Many treasures were destroyed however and will never return It is a haunting echo of other heinous war crimes


  6. savas georgalis savas georgalis says:

    PDF/EPUB g couture.co.uk ☆ The Rape of Europa: The Fate of Europe's Treasures in the rape ebok, europa: ebok, fate epub, europe's pdf, treasures pdf, third ebok, reich kindle, second mobile, world download, The Rape mobile, of Europa: ebok, of Europa: The Fate ebok, Rape of Europa: book, Rape of Europa: The Fate kindle, The Rape of Europa: The Fate of Europe's Treasures in the Third Reich and the Second World War PDFThis book is than just a hum drum listing of works that were taken lost or destroyed in the years leading up to and including World War II It is an intriguing and thought provoking look at the attempted cultural occultation of not just its own nation and ideals but of the Nazi aggression on the world The Nazi way of condemning certain degenerate works either Jewish or Impressionist for example painfully exhibit the ultimate crushing of free thought and expression which were so vital to the Nazi regime's recipe for authoritarianismBut the underlying Nazi menace is only a part of the suspenseful undertone in this book The various heart wrenching stories of the brave souls who tried to protect and salvage


  7. Tony Milne Tony Milne says:

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  8. Book Addict Book Addict says:

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  10. Jill B. Jill B. says:

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