|Auteur||R. M. Edsel|
From 1943 to 1951, 350 or so men and women from thirteen Allied nations served as the men and women of the Monuments, Fine Arts & Archives section (MFAA) of the Western Allied armed forces. They faced a rece against time to save the world's greatest cultural treasures from destruction the hands of Nazi fanatics. These unlikely heroes walked away from successful careers into the epicentre of the war, risking - and some losing - theri lives.