Treasure Hunt: A New York Times Reporter Tracks the Quedlinburg Hoard

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Nearly half a century after the end of World War II, the famous and priceless Quedlinburg treasures were still missing. The Nazis had commandeered this magnificent hoard of medieval artworks and had hidden it in a cave on the outskirts of Quedlinburg - a quaint, cobblestone-paved village in central Germany. But soon after victorious American troops occupied Germany in April 1945, twelve of the treasures - worth more than $200 million in today's market - were found to have suddenly disappeared. For years after, the ...

Treasure Hunt: A New York Times Reporter Tracks the Quedlinburg Hoard 1997, Fromm International, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780880641746

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