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Edsel, Robert M.

Overview
Works: 28 works in 172 publications in 15 languages and 9,985 library holdings
Genres: History  Art  Drama  War films  Film adaptations  Historical films  Biographical films  Pictorial works  Documentary films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Author, Producer, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction
Classifications: D810.A7, 940.531
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Publications about Robert M Edsel
Publications by Robert M Edsel
Most widely held works about Robert M Edsel
 
Most widely held works by Robert M Edsel
The monuments men : Allied heroes, Nazi thieves, and the greatest treasure hunt in history by Robert M Edsel( Book )
76 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 14 languages and held by 4,378 libraries worldwide
"The previously untold story of a little-known WWII Allied division whose mission was to track down European art and treasures that had been looted by the Nazis at Hitler's command"--Provided by the publisher
Saving Italy : the race to rescue a nation's treasures from the Nazis by Robert M Edsel( Book )
13 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,429 libraries worldwide
When Hitler's armies occupied Italy in 1943, they also seized control of mankind's greatest cultural treasures. As they had done throughout Europe, the Nazis could now plunder the masterpieces of the Renaissance, the treasures of the Vatican, and the antiquities of the Roman Empire. In May 1944 two unlikely American heroes--artist Deane Keller and scholar Fred Hartt--embarked from Naples on the treasure hunt of a lifetime, tracking billions of dollars of missing art, including works by Michelangelo, Donatello, Titian, Caravaggio, and Botticelli
The rape of Europa ( visu )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 1,265 libraries worldwide
"World War II was not just the most destructive conflict in humanity -- it was also the greatest theft in history: lives, families, communities, property, culture and heritage were all stolen. The rape of Europa Collector's Edition includes the award-winning documentary film, The rape of Europa ... It also features interviews with key figures including the Monuments Men and other war heroes, victims of the Nazis' thefts, and prominent cultural figures ... addresses the questions of our time about the role of art in defining culture, and our shared responsibility to protect it"--Container
The monuments men : allied heroes, Nazi thieves, and the greatest treasure hunt in history by Robert M Edsel( Sound Recording )
20 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 987 libraries worldwide
Edsel traces the effort by an Allied division to find and secure European art that had been looted by the Nazis, outlining the dramatic story of how they risked their lives and operated with limited supplies and scraps of information, sometimes obtained from colorful sources
Rescuing da Vinci : Hitler and the Nazis stole Europe's great art : America and her allies recovered it by Robert M Edsel( Book )
7 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 903 libraries worldwide
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
Saving Italy the race to rescue a nation's treasures from the Nazis by Robert M Edsel( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 329 libraries worldwide
Edsel provides an astonishing account of a little known American effort to save Italy's vast store of priceless monuments and art during World War II. While American warriors were fighting the length of the country, other Americans were courageously working alongside to preserve the irreplaceable best of Italy's culture
The Monuments Men by George Clooney( visu )
10 editions published in 2014 in English and German and held by 123 libraries worldwide
Een Amerikaanse commandant van een speciale eenheid moet gestolen kunstwerken uit handen van de nazi's redden voordat deze in handen komen van de Sovjettroepen of voordat de nazi's alles vernietigen
Beyond the dreams of avarice : the Hermann Goering collection by Nancy H Yeide( Book )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
Allied heroes, Nazi thieves and the greatest treasure hunt in history by Robert M Edsel( Book )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
From 1943 to 1951, 350 or so men and women from thirteen Allied nations served as the men and women of the Monuments, Fine Arts & Archives section (MFAA) of the Allied armed forces, the eyes, ears and hands of the first and most ambitious effort in history to preserve the world's cultural heritage. This title tells the story of eight of these men
Monument Men allied heroes, Nazi thieves and the greatests treasure hunt in history by Robert M Edsel( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Monuments men : missione Italia by Robert M Edsel( Book )
3 editions published in 2014 in Italian and held by 9 libraries worldwide
The greatest theft in history how the greatest war in history became a war for history ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Imagine the world without our masterpieces. Interviews with eyewitnesses and historians and newsreel footage show how heroic Europeans, Russians, and Americans worked to save the art of Europe during World War II
<> by Robert M Edsel( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in Hebrew and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Na ratunek Italii : zdążyć ocalić skarby sztuki przed nazistami by Robert M Edsel( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in Polish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Monuments men Rose Valland et le commando d'experts à la recherche du plus grand trésor nazi by Robert M Edsel( file )
2 editions published in 2011 in French and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Monuments Men Die Jagd nach Hitlers Raubkunst by Robert M Edsel( file )
1 edition published in 2013 in German and held by 1 library worldwide
Műkincsvadászok : szövetséges hősök, náci tolvajok és a történelem legnagyobb kincsvadászata by Robert M Edsel( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in Hungarian and held by 1 library worldwide
The greatest theft in history educational program ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
"World War II was not just the most destructive conflict in humanity - it was also "The greatest theft in history": lives, families, communities, property, culture and heritage were all stolen. "The greatest theft in history" includes the award-winning documentary film, The rape of Europa, based on the book by Lunn Nicholas, and narrated by...actress Joan Allen. It also features interviews with key figures including the Monuments Men and other war heroes, victims of the Nazis' thefts, and prominent cultural figures including Major Corine Wegener (retired), a modern day "Monuments woman" who served in Iraq. "The greatest theft in history" addresses the questions of our time about the role of art in defining culture, and our shared responsibility to protect it."--Back of container
Monuments men. a la recherche du plus grand tresor nazi by Robert M Edsel( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Robert Edsel : saving Italy ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Author Robert Edsel discusses his new book, Saving Italy: the Race to Rescue a Nation's Treasures From the Nazis
 
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Alternative Names
Edsel, Robert Morse
Edsel, Robert Morse 1956-
Robert Edsel scrittore statunitense
Robert M. Edsel American art historian
Robert M. Edsel Amerikaans kunsthistoricus
Робърт М. Едсъл
Languages
English (110)
Italian (10)
German (9)
French (7)
Japanese (6)
Spanish (6)
Polish (4)
Chinese (3)
Hebrew (2)
Czech (2)
Hungarian (1)
Serbian (1)
Turkish (1)
Dutch (1)
Danish (1)
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