A Tragic Fate

Author: Nicholas M. O'Donnell
Publisher: Ankerwycke
ISBN: 9781634257336
Size: 40.89 MB
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These stories are enduring because they speak to one of the core tragedies of the Nazi era: how a nation at the pinnacle of fine art and culture spawned a legalized culture of theft and plunder.

Witnesses To History

Author: Lyndel V. Prott
Publisher: UNESCO
ISBN: 9231041282
Size: 69.80 MB
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This Compendium gives an outline of the historical, philosophical and ethical aspects of the return of cultural objects (e.g. cultural objects displaced during war or in colonial contexts), cites past and present cases (Maya Temple Facade, ...


Author: Cashell Kieran
Publisher: I.B.Tauris
ISBN: 0857731076
Size: 58.32 MB
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This is the first book to subject contemporary art to a rigorous ethical exploration. It argues that, in favouring conceptual rather than emotional reactions, commentators actually fail to engage with the work they promote.

The Monuments Men

Author: Robert M. Edsel
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448183154
Size: 74.14 MB
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THEY were the Monuments Men, and THIS is their extraordinary true story. ‘Remarkable’ Washington Post ‘Engaging, inspiring’ Publishers Weekly

Inside Terrorism

Author: Bruce Hoffman
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231126999
Size: 48.89 MB
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Defining terrorism -- The end of empire and the origins of contemporary terrorism -- The internationalization of terrorism -- Religion and terrorism -- Suicide terrorism -- The old media, terrorism, and public opinion -- The new media, ...


Author: Octavia E. Butler
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 147221482X
Size: 71.55 MB
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Kindred is Hugo and Nebula Award winner Octavia E. Butler's 1979 masterpiece.

Making Bombs For Hitler

Author: Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch
Publisher: Scholastic Canada
ISBN: 1443119318
Size: 17.63 MB
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When her work camp is finally liberated, she is able to begin her search to learn the fate of her sister. In this exceptional novel Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch delivers a powerful story of hope and courage in the face of incredible odds.

Holocaust Restitution

Author: Michael J. Bazyler
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814799434
Size: 46.58 MB
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Holocaust Restitution is the first volume to present the Holocaust restitution movement directly from the viewpoints of the various parties involved in the campaigns and settlements.

Fugitive Colors

Author: Lisa Barr
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 1628725621
Size: 21.61 MB
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Booklist calls the WWII era novel, "Masterfully conceived and crafted, Barr’s dazzling debut novel has it all: passion and jealousy, intrigue and danger." Fugitive Colors asks the reader: How far would you go for your passion?

Master Thieves

Author: Stephen Kurkjian
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1610394240
Size: 30.97 MB
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He will take the reader deep into the Boston mob, and paint the most complete and compelling picture of this story ever told.