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The Resource The Venus fixers : the untold story of the allied soldiers who saved Italy's art during World War II, Ilaria Dagnini Brey

The Venus fixers : the untold story of the allied soldiers who saved Italy's art during World War II, Ilaria Dagnini Brey

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The Venus fixers : the untold story of the allied soldiers who saved Italy's art during World War II
Title
The Venus fixers
Title remainder
the untold story of the allied soldiers who saved Italy's art during World War II
Statement of responsibility
Ilaria Dagnini Brey
Title variation
Venus fixers
Title variation remainder
the remarkable story of the Allied soldiers who saved Italys art during World War II
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the contributions of a motley team of art historians, curators, and passionate amateurs who were appointed by Allied forces to save master works of European art from destruction during World War II, describing the volatile conditions under which they safeguarded thousands of years worth of masterpieces at the risk of their own lives
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
329091
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brey, Ilaria Dagnini
Dewey number
940.54/12
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Allied Forces
  • Art, Italian
  • Art treasures in war
  • Cultural property
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the remarkable story of the Allied soldiers who saved Italy's art during World War II
Label
The Venus fixers : the untold story of the allied soldiers who saved Italy's art during World War II, Ilaria Dagnini Brey
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Italian art goes to war -- "Men must manoeuvre" -- Sicilian prelude -- The birth of the Venus fixers -- The conflict of the present and the past -- Treasure hunt -- Florence divided -- A time to rend, a time to sew -- The duellists -- Epilogue: a necessary dream
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
308 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780374283094
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008055446
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • ocn263984526
  • OCoLC
Label
The Venus fixers : the untold story of the allied soldiers who saved Italy's art during World War II, Ilaria Dagnini Brey
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Italian art goes to war -- "Men must manoeuvre" -- Sicilian prelude -- The birth of the Venus fixers -- The conflict of the present and the past -- Treasure hunt -- Florence divided -- A time to rend, a time to sew -- The duellists -- Epilogue: a necessary dream
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
308 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780374283094
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008055446
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • ocn263984526
  • OCoLC

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