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People/Characters: Rose Valland

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And the Show Went On. Cultural Life in Nazi-Occupied Paris by Alan Riding
Le front de l'art : Défense des collections françaises, 1939-1945 by Rose Valland
The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History by Robert M. Edsel
The Rape of Europa : The Fate of Europe's Treasures in the Third Reich and the Second World War by Lynn H. Nicholas

Character description

Rose Valland (1898–1980) was an art historian and museum curator who spied on the Nazis for the French Resistance from the Jeu de Paume museum in Paris in World War II. She documented and helped recover art works stolen from French Jews and other collectors.

Helpers

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