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The Resource Hitler's holy relics : a true story of Nazi plunder and the race to recover the crown jewels of the Holy Roman Empire, Sidney D. Kirkpatrick

Hitler's holy relics : a true story of Nazi plunder and the race to recover the crown jewels of the Holy Roman Empire, Sidney D. Kirkpatrick

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Hitler's holy relics : a true story of Nazi plunder and the race to recover the crown jewels of the Holy Roman Empire
Title
Hitler's holy relics
Title remainder
a true story of Nazi plunder and the race to recover the crown jewels of the Holy Roman Empire
Statement of responsibility
Sidney D. Kirkpatrick
Title variation
Hitlers holy relics
Title variation remainder
a true story of Nazi plunder and the race to recover the crown jewels of the Holy Roman Empire
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the riveting true story of how an American college professor turned Army sleuth recovered cherished symbols of Hitler's Thousand-Year Reich before they could become a rallying point in the creation of a Fourth and equally unholy Reich
Summary
When covert Nazi agents take the Crown Jewels of the Holy Roman Empire during the waning days of World War II, Generals Eisenhower and Patton task Lieutenant Walter Horn with recovering the ancient treasure before its possessors can use it to revive the horrors of the defeated regime
Pace
Tone
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353177
Cataloging source
BT
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Kirkpatrick, Sidney
Dewey number
940.531
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Horn, Walter William
  • Allied Forces
  • Crown jewels
  • Art thefts
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Art treasures in war
  • Cultural property
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a true story of Nazi plunder and the race to recover the crown jewels of the Holy Roman Empire
Label
Hitler's holy relics : a true story of Nazi plunder and the race to recover the crown jewels of the Holy Roman Empire, Sidney D. Kirkpatrick
Instantiates
Publication
Note
On t.p., "o" in "holy" appears as swastika symbol
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Blacksmith's alley -- Monuments men -- Camp Ritchie boys -- Invasion of N赲nburg -- Thor's hammer -- Pandora's box -- Spear of destiny -- Himmler's scholars -- The Aryan Jesus -- Hitler's fairy-tale kingdom -- Teutonic knights -- The enemy at the gates -- Chain of command -- Himmler's courier -- Keys to the vault -- Hitler's holy reich -- Externsteine -- Black Camelot -- The White House -- Nazi plunder -- Camp king -- The crown jewels -- The Faustian bargain -- The Fourth Reich -- Epilogue
Control code
000045033730
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 316 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9781416590620
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Hitler's holy relics : a true story of Nazi plunder and the race to recover the crown jewels of the Holy Roman Empire, Sidney D. Kirkpatrick
Publication
Note
On t.p., "o" in "holy" appears as swastika symbol
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Blacksmith's alley -- Monuments men -- Camp Ritchie boys -- Invasion of N赲nburg -- Thor's hammer -- Pandora's box -- Spear of destiny -- Himmler's scholars -- The Aryan Jesus -- Hitler's fairy-tale kingdom -- Teutonic knights -- The enemy at the gates -- Chain of command -- Himmler's courier -- Keys to the vault -- Hitler's holy reich -- Externsteine -- Black Camelot -- The White House -- Nazi plunder -- Camp king -- The crown jewels -- The Faustian bargain -- The Fourth Reich -- Epilogue
Control code
000045033730
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 316 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9781416590620
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps

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