1 edition of Amber Room found in the catalog.
by Tandem Library
Written in English
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The Amber Room is one of the greatest treasures ever made by man: an entire room forged of exquisite amber, from its four massive walls to its finely crafted furniture. But it is also the subject of one of history's most intriguing mysteries. Originally commissioned in by Frederick I of Prussia, the Room was later perfected Tsarskoe Selo, the Russian imperial city.4/5(3). The "Amber Room" of the Tsars is famous all over the world, but its story is not really known to many. This well-written book gives a concise history of the room, anf then goes into a taut drama of the search by several people for this "lost" by: 1.
The Amber Room, one of the prized possessions of the Russian Tsars, was a square-foot chamber built out of amber walls, adorned with beautiful carvings as well as gold and precious gems. The room was first commissioned by Frederick I of Prussia in at the urging of his new : Gabe Paoletti. The wondrous Amber Room, stolen by German troops from the Catherine Palace outside St. Petersburg in , disappeared in as the Red Army swept into .
Buy a cheap copy of Mystery of the Amber Room book by P W Child. Free shipping over $ Skip to content. Search Button. Categories Collectibles Movies & TV Blog Share to Facebook Share to Pinterest Share to Twitter. ISBN: ISBN . The Amber Room originally contained kg (lb) of amber decorated with gold, pieces of art, jewels, and mirrors. It was located in St Petersburg from the times of Peter the Great, until the day when the Nazis dismantled it and decided to transport it to Königsberg Castle (Kaliningrad) (which was controlled by them at the time).Author: Natalia Klimczak.
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The Amber Room is a great story of intrigue and thrills but I was very disappointed with the author's use of overt sex and foul language; I realize so many are following this path but having read the Cotton Malone series in its entirety and not finding that debasing form as a means to grab the listener/reader I naturally assumed this book would /5.
“Sexy, illuminating, and confident. The Amber Room is my kind of thriller—a globe-trotting treasure hunt packed with exotic locales, sumptuous art, and ruthless villains.
Steve Berry writes with the self-assured style of a veteran.”—Dan Brown, author Amber Room book The Da Vinci Code “Magnificently engrossing, with wonderful characters and a plot that speeds, twists, and by: 1.
The Amber Room is one of the greatest treasures ever made by man: an entire room forged of exquisite amber, from its four massive walls to its finely crafted furniture.
But Amber Room book is also the subject of one of history’s most intriguing mysteries. This book discusses the mystery of the Amber Room- once considered the ‘Eighth Wonder of the World’- which seemed to disappear without trace after the Nazi invasion of the Soviet Union.
The amber room was a room gifted to Russia, and was entirely made out of amber, which at the time of construction was worth more than gold/5. The dazzling treasures of the Amber Room might finally have been found. Treasure hunters claim to have found a hatch to an underground room or bunker in Poland that’s been sealed for decades in which they hope to discover the contents to the Amber Room, one of the most beautiful and elaborate rooms in history, so dazzling that it has been described as the Eighth Wonder of the World.
Or, most disturbing of all, Amber Room hunter and former German soldier Georg Stein, who in was murdered in a Bavarian forest. The history of the new Amber Room, at least, is known for : Jess Blumberg.
I enjoyed this Steve Berry book about the disappearance of the fabled Amber Room in the Catherine Palace in Russia. The Amber Room was made of thinly cut sheets of jewelry grade amber and it disappeared sometime around April inIt was rumored that the Nazis dismantled it and drove the amber in 3 large transport trucks deep into an area of Germany that is filled with endless tunnels/5().
“The Amber Room is a riveting cat-and-mouse game set within the world of international art thieves, assassins, and age-old rivalries. From the opening shocker set in a Nazi concentration camp to the chilling battle within a mountain-top castle, Steve Berry carries the reader on a harrowing journey into a past best left undiscovered/5().
The Amber Room is my kind of thriller: a globe-trotting treasure hunt packed with exotic locales, sumptuous art, and ruthless villains.
Steve Berry writes with the self-assured style of a veteran." The book has an intriguing premise, but the writing is simply shoddy. The only interesting character is the one who shouts expletives every.
The Amber Room has a potent male ensemble, but there are also two strong female characters who play an intricate role in the plot. So there’s a human angle to this globe-trotting treasure hunt.
Q: And how about accuracy, is the information in the book true. SB: Most of the information contained within The Amber Room is true. I try to educate.
This is a one-book edition of the Priceless Collection: Florian’s Gate, The Amber Room, and Winter n’s Gate is a family epic blending mystery and romance set in the luxurious trappings of contemporary London and the turbulent economies of Eastern /5(4).
The Amber Room the art object, that is has not received much press in the United States but is very well known in Europe. It is a work of art with a rich and enigmatic history. It is, in actuality, a room constructed out of amber, with artwork carved into the amber.
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Skelton. Book Here. The Amber Rooms. The Amber Room by Steve Berry is a tale of intrigue, mystery, and journey of love. Berry sets his tale in the United States, Russian, Italy, and Germany. After the sudden death of her father, Rachel Cutler ventures to find information about the Amber Room, an invaluable piece of art stolen by the.
Amber Room - Aleje Ujazdows Warsaw, Poland - Rated based on Reviews "An amazing food and wine experience. Staff couldn't do enough /5(). German researchers believe they have found the legendary Amber Room, thought to be most valuable piece of art stolen by the Nazis during the Second World War.
The ornate panels, embellished with. The Amber Room - - Rated 5 based on 19 Reviews "Amber is extremely good at this. Her shows are fun, and her personality shines through. She has a " Jump to. Sections of this page.
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Unfortunately, it is out of print since a long time. The Amber Room is one of the greatest treasures ever made by man: an entire room forged of exquisite amber, from its four massive walls to its finely crafted furniture.
But it is also the subject of one of history's most intriguing mysteries. The Amber Room (Book): Berry, Steve: When her father dies under suspicious circumstances, a judge finds everything she loves threatened by the rival quests of two art collectors who seek one of the world's greatest treasures, lost after the Second World War.
Many of the treasures stolen by the Nazis were never recovered. Among the most valuable is the priceless Amber Room will it ever turn up? Featured Videos. Get a Bird's-Eye View of the Famous Mont-Saint-Michel. See Some of the Best Ancient Roman Tile Work in the World.
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German troops invading the Soviet Union seized the Room in When the Allies bombed, the Room was hidden, and it has never been seen since. The Amber Room The Fate of the World's Greatest Lost Treasure (Book): Scott-Clark, Cathy: The history of art has produced few works as ambitious and as valuable as the Amber Room.
Famous throughout Europe as the eighth wonder of the world, its vast and intricately worked amber panels were sent in by Frederick I of Prussia as a gift to Peter the Great of Russia.