Rescuing Italian Treasures

May 14, 2013

[1]Hour 1:            How did two Americans recover important art works by Donatello, Michelangelo, and others from Nazi looters? We’ll talk this hour with Robert Edsel [2], who takes us back to 1944 to retrace the steps of artist Deana Keller and scholar Fred Hartt in his book “Saving Italy: The Race to Rescue a Nation’s Treasures from the Nazis” (W. W. Norton & Company, 2013).

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[2] Robert Edsel: http://www.monumentsmenfoundation.org/directors/

[3] Download: http://podcastdownload.npr.org/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/77/510036/183997086/KERA_183997086.mp3

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