What books do we turn to as we prepare to die?
The art stolen by the Nazis has gotten more attention, but millions of books were also looted from Jews, and others, and have yet to be returned.
A German family has the artwork, and refuses to give it back. The Italian museum has mounted a publicity campaign in an effort to get German authorities to intervene.
John Strausbaugh’s “Victory City” describes a time of great heroes, and great villainy too.
An heir to Dutch Jewish art dealers says the art was sold to the Nazis under duress but the Dutch government says the works were sold voluntarily.
Claude Lanzmann’s documentary shares the stories of four women through installments that can be watched independently or together.
Andrew Roberts’s “Churchill: Walking With Destiny” tells the full story of an extraordinary life.
Lessons about war from the American Revolution, the Civil War, medieval Britain and West Africa.
Despite decades of effort and government intervention, the family of the Paris art dealer Paul Rosenberg has been unable to reclaim a Degas portrait.