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Hitler"s holy relics

Sidney Kirkpatrick

Hitler"s holy relics

a true story of Nazi plunder and the race to recover the crown jewels of the Holy Roman Empire

by Sidney Kirkpatrick

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Published by Simon & Schuster in New York .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Horn, Walter William, -- 1908-1995,
  • Allied Forces. -- Supreme Headquarters. -- Monuments, Fine Arts and Archives Section -- History,
  • Crown jewels -- Austria -- History -- 20th century,
  • 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

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementSidney D. Kirkpatrick.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD810.A7 K57 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23981284M
    ISBN 109781416590620, 9781416597803
    LC Control Number2009052301

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