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Robert M. Edsel

Entries by Robert M. Edsel

The Monuments Men: Help Solve the Mystery

(6) Comments | Posted January 13, 2014 | 12:53 PM

One day in 1996, while living in Florence, Italy, I crossed the Ponte Vecchio -- the only bridge not destroyed by the Nazis as they fled the city in August 1944 -- and wondered how so many monuments and great works of art survived the most destructive war in history,...

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"Monuments Men": Saving Historic Structures in Wartime

(0) Comments | Posted December 1, 2009 | 1:32 PM

If you enjoy rejection, criticism, small-minded thinking, and antiques (e.g., the book business), becoming an author is for you! Why then pursue it? In my case, I am driven by my passion to tell the story of a group of men and women -- museum directors, curators, art historians, artists...

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