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Stealing Sisi's Star : how a master thief nearly got away with Austria's most famous jewel / Jennifer Bowers Bahney.

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Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) 364.1628 BAH (Text) 30032010673942 ADULT NON-FICTION Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780786497225 (pbk.) :
  • ISBN: 078649722X (pbk.) :
  • Physical Description: viii, 204 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2015]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 153 -197) and index.
Citation/References Note:
Kirkus 10/01/2015
Summary, etc.:
"While on honeymoon in Vienna in June, 1998, Gerald Daniel Blanchard, an accomplished thief, happened upon the greatest challenge of his life when he spotted the last remaining "Sisi Star." Named after its former owner,Empress Elisabeth, the ten-pointed diamond and pearl star was originally one of 27 that Sisi wore in her extravagantly long hair"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Elisabeth, Empress, consort of Franz Joseph I, Emperor of Austria, 1837-1898.
Jewelry theft > Austria > Case studies.

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