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World War II / Stolen Art #1102082

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 12, 2014
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) The return to Poland of an 18th century painting that was stolen by the Nazis reported.

(New York: Mark Strassmann) The story behind the movie "The Monuments Men," which tells the story of the Nazis’ looting of artistic masterpieces and the battle to save them, featured; historical footage, photos and movie clips shown; scenes shown of a Sotheby’s auction of recovered paintings; details given about the recovery of artworks in Munich last year. [“The Monuments Men” author Robert EDSEL††- says they felt they had a contribution to make.] [Monuments man Harry ETTLINGER††- says he went back to Germany as an American soldier and not as a Jew.]

Reporter(s):
Pelley, Scott;
Strassmann, Mark
Duration:
00:02:50

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