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Author Fava Thomas, Teresa

Title The Allied Bombing of Central Italy The Restoration of the Nile Mosaic and Sanctuary of Fortuna at Palestrina
Published Milton : Taylor & Francis Group, 2023


Description 1 online resource (197 p.)
Series Routledge Studies in Second World War History Series
Routledge Studies in Second World War History Series
Contents Cover -- Half Title -- Series Page -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Table of Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- War in One Small Place -- 1 The Nile Mosaic and the Sanctuary of Fortuna Primigenia -- 2 Fascism, Romanità, and the Barberini: Struggle for Control of the Nile Mosaic -- 3 Fascism Comes to Palestrina: War on the Ground -- 4 The Italian Origins of Airpower Theory -- 5 The Reality of Bombing Palestrina -- 6 Monuments Men on the Road to Rome: Deane Keller and Fred Hartt -- 7 The Saint in the Rubble: To Rebuild or Restore Palestrina?
8 The Return Flight of the Nile Mosaic to the Sanctuary of Fortuna -- Epilogue -- Bibliography -- Index
Notes Description based upon print version of record
Subject Art treasures in war -- Italy -- Palestrina -- History -- 20th century
World War, 1939-1945 -- Art and the war.
Art -- Conservation and restoration -- Italy -- Palestrina -- History -- 20th century
Art -- Conservation and restoration.
Art treasures in war.
Italy -- Palestrina.
Genre/Form Art.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781000955569