The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in Histor Quiz | Eight Week Quiz E

Robert M. Edsel
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part IV: “The Void,” Chapters 37-43.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who wrote the chronicle of Nazi Berlin titled I Am a Camera?
(a) Christopher Isherwood.
(b) Lamont Moore.
(c) Langdon Warner.
(d) Archibald MacLeish.

2. On what date did George Stout breathe “the first warm air of a British spring,” according to the author in the beginning of Part I: “The Mission,” Chapter 8?
(a) August 27, 1942.
(b) March 18, 1945.
(c) April 16, 1943.
(d) March 6, 1944.

3. Who was the associate director of Harvard's Fogg Art Museum that developed a presentation which examined the imminent danger of the loss or destruction of valuable art across Europe with the spread of Nazi power, according to the author in Part I: "The Mission," Chapter 3?
(a) Rose Valland.
(b) Lamont Moore.
(c) Sheldon Keck.
(d) Paul Sachs.

4. What German city did the Allied troops take over on Hitler’s birthday on April 20, 1945?
(a) Nuremberg.
(b) Siegen.
(c) Trier.
(d) Heilbronn.

5. When did Allied forces bomb Monte Cassino, Italy and destroy the abbey there?
(a) September 7, 1944.
(b) February 15, 1944.
(c) April 16, 1943.
(d) March 18, 1945.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who was the first Monuments Man to tour the valley of La Gleize, Belgium, after the Battle of the Bulge?

2. On what date did James Rorimer first arrive at the southern German town of Heilbronn?

3. When did the Battle of Aachen take place?

4. On what date were America's cultural leaders called to a meeting at the Metropolitan Museum of Art by Metropolitan Museum director Francis Henry Taylor, according to the author in Part I: "The Mission," Chapter 3?

5. What was the name of George Stout’s wife?

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