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Ghent - Manhattan of the Middle Ages
Ghent is known for its open, rebellious, and innovative attitude and is one of the most beautifully preserved medieval towns in Europe and often dubbed the ‘Manhattan of the Middle Ages’ due to its abundance of gothic towers, The vibrant city boasts more than 1,000 years of history.
Looting of Art during WWII: Restitution
Andrew and I are back with the next post in our series on Art Crimes. Today we begin to tackle the greatest crime involving works of art the world has ever seen. We refer to, of course, the Nazi plunder of art works and other precious items during WWII. Image: mirror.co.uk