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Video: "The Greatest Theft In History"

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Posted: Monday, 14th May 2007

When the Nazis marched into Vienna the world changed forever. "The Holocaust was not only one of the greatest murders in history, it was also one of the greatest thefts in history," explains Professor of Law, Michael Bazyler.

Watch a preview of Stealing Klimt, the dramatic story of how the Nazis stole Klimt's masterpiece from Maria Altmann's family and her moving struggle to reclaim it years later.

From the episode Stealing Klimt, 15th May 2007

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