The Amber Room by Steve Berry

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Published by Random House Pub. in New York, NY .

Written in English

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StatementSteve Berry.
The Physical Object
Pagination390 p.
Number of Pages390
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Open LibraryOL22155208M
ISBN 100345460049

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Aug 26,  · 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.

As with all of his books, history plays an important role in the theme of the book. This one focuses a lost treasure known as the "Amber Room". I myself had no idea what the Amber Room was until I read this book. Inthe King of Prussia made a gift of the Amber Room to Cited by: 1. Jun 01,  · 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. Nov 27,  · In this suspenseful novel, several sets of people are racing to uncover the Amber Room, which has been lost since World War II.

The book manages to impart quite a lot of factual information about the Amber Room while also being a readable, fictional, thriller/5. 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. Jun 25,  · I enjoyed this Steve Berry book about the The Amber Room book 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().

Amber Room - Aleje Ujazdowskie 13, Warsaw, Poland - Rated based on Reviews "An amazing food and wine experience. Staff couldn't do enough /5(). Architecture. The Amber Room is a priceless piece of art, with extraordinary architectural features such as gilding, carvings, kg ( lb) amber panels, gold leaf, gemstones, and mirrors, all highlighted with candle light.

Additional architectural and design features include statues of angels and children. Because of its unique features and singular beauty, the original Amber Room was.

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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" fredjaillet.com by: 1.

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 fredjaillet.com: Jess Blumberg. Jun 14,  · 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.

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. 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). Jul 26,  · And he should know, because Adrian’s done maybe the deepest dive on The Amber Room, in the book The Amber Room: Fate Of The World’s Greatest Lost Treasure.

Written by him and his coauthor and Author: James Lindberg. 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.

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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 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. Berry drops little. May 28,  · A legendary room, with precious eighteenth-century amber panels that graced a tsarist palace in St.

Petersburg, was stolen by Nazi invaders. Considered by some to be the "eighth wonder of the world," it was last seen during the chaotic scramble at the end of WWII/5(4). 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. more 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. Many of the. Oct 17,  · The Amber Room was installed in Frederick’s Berlin City Palace inbut it would not remain there for long.

Three years later, Frederick I died, and inwhen his son Frederick William I was hosting Peter the Great of Russia, he presented the Amber Room to the Tsar as a gift commemorating their alliance against fredjaillet.com: Gabe Paoletti.

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As Bartlomiej Plebanczyk from the museum told MailOnline: ''We think there is a very good chance that the Amber Room is here for a number of fredjaillet.com: Natalia Klimczak. The Amber Room is a unique and elaborate chamber in the Catherine Palace, made of gold leaf and mirrors and topped with amber panels.

The original Amber Room was built in the Berlin City Palace before being given to Tsar Peter the Great in Oct 19,  · An extraordinary collection of rare colour photographs of the Second World War that features in a new book titled 'The Second World War in Colour' from.

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Ron's Passion Ron Cauble, founder of The Bone Room, was obsessed with inclusions in amber. At Fossil and Mineral Shows he would typically be found seated at an amber dealer's booth, a great pile of amber pieces before him, peering through a loupe at the world inside each piece. Jul 18,  · The Amber Room by Catherine Scott-Clark and Adrian Levy Atlantic Books £, pp The best investigative journalism can be a long, mazy.

Jun 11,  · The Amber Room is a singular treasure. It was originally completed in the 18th century in a palace near St. Petersburg, Russia, paneled with six tons of precious amber, elaborately carved and. 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. Erected some years later. The Amber Room (Book): Berry, Steve: When her father dies under suspicious circumstances, Rachel Cutler 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.

You are interested in: Photos of original amber room. (Here are selected photos on this topic, but full relevance is not guaranteed.). Oct 19,  · 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.

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Forged of the exquisite gem, the Amber Room is one of the greatest treasures ever made by man and 5/5(1). In Berry's first novel of suspense, The Amber Room, he used as his backdrop a piece of history that is very real but largely unknown to the American fredjaillet.com this novel, he uses as his backdrop a much better known piece of history-namely, the execution of Russia's last royal family.

Aug 31,  · 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.

Erected. The book is a far cry from the few others of Steve Berry's books I've read, which makes me wonder how he managed to get this one published fredjaillet.com sum up, The Amber Room is an overly complicated, arrogant tale about a search for just as the title says: the long-lost Amber Room once held in Russia's Catherine Palace.Police found the “Amber Room” in the cellar of a house in Yantarnoye village, Kaliningrad region.

Police used axes to break the wall behind which a hidden place with semi-precious stones was located. The amber operation was staged by police as they were investigating a fraud case centering on Kaliningrad amber baron Viktor Bogdan, who is.Considered by some to be the 'eighth wonder of the world,' the Amber Room, a legendary room, with precious eighteenth-century amber panels that graced a tsarist palace in St.

Petersburg, was stolen by Nazi invaders. The panels were was last seen during the chaotic scramble at the end of WWII. Official statements announced the panels were destroyed in the ravages of fire during the war.5/5(2).

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