Snail in Danger (Sid) Nicolaides's Reviews > The Forger's Spell: A True Story of Vermeer, Nazis, and the Greatest Art Hoax of the Twentieth Century

The Forger's Spell by Edward Dolnick
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Nov 02, 2009

bookshelves: decided-not-to-read, art, military-history, crime
Read in November, 2009

I was hoping to read more about the Monuments Men; however, this book deals with them only tangentially. It suffers from trying to do to much at once: to address the crimes of Veergeeren, forgers generally, and the Nazis as they looted the art collections of Europe.

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