Books by Robert M. Edsel

THE GREATEST TREASURE HUNT IN HISTORY by Robert M. Edsel
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Jan. 1, 2019

"A high-interest work on an important topic. (Nonfiction. 12-18)"
During World War II, a team of so-called Monuments Men was formed to search for and recover the enormous collection of art treasures that Hitler and his minions looted from museums, churches, and private collections all across Europe. Read full book review >
Released: May 6, 2013

"Edsel's knowledge and appreciation of art amplifies this celebration of the unheralded group of men who ensured the safety of Italy's greatest treasures."
Edsel (The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves, and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History, 2009, etc.) continues his work chronicling the small band of artists and art historians who tracked down and saved Europe's artistic heritage, this time focusing on Italy. Read full book review >