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A nation lives as long as its cultural monuments live. Loot of art in the Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia in the years 1939–1945. Form, Course, Context

Published:
18. 11. 2022

The publication A nation lives as long as its cultural monuments live.  Loot of art in the Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia in the years 1939–1945. Form, Course, Context” maps the confiscation of art objects and valuables on the territory of the Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia in the years 1939-1945.

It clarifies the methods, technical, personnel and legislative provisions of the occupation spoliation mechanism in Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia and describes its practical form and the manner in which the confiscated assets were further handled. It places this topic in a broader historical context with an emphasis on the period of National Socialism. Based on this, it also defines common features and differences with other territories occupied by the Nazis.

The book is available in Czech.
ISBN 978-80-907507-8-4

If interested in publications issued by Documentation Centre for Property Transfers of Cultural Assets of WW II Victims, p.b.o. please contact us at centrum@cdmp.cz.

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