The Rape of Europa by Lynn Nicholas

"The Rape of Europa" is a comprehensive study of the systematic theft and deliberate destruction of Europe's art treasures during World War II. The book explores the Nazis' obsession with art, their looting of museums and private collections, and their efforts to eradicate the artistic heritage of the people they sought to dominate. It also highlights the heroic efforts of art historians and curators who risked their lives to protect these treasures, as well as the ongoing efforts to recover and return the stolen art.

The 9263rd greatest book of all time


Published
1994
Nationality
American
Type
Nonfiction
Pages
512
Words
Unknown
Original Language
English

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