Rarest Blue

Author: Baruch Sterman
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0762790423
Size: 48.78 MB
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Baruch Sterman brilliantly recounts the complete, amazing story of this sacred dye that changed the color of history.

A Companion To The Archaeology Of Religion In The Ancient World

Author: Rubina Raja
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118885805
Size: 20.80 MB
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“In Praise of Ruins: What the Fallen Grandeur of Ancient Rome Teaches Us.” The
New Republic July 3. herzog, Isaac. 1987. “hebrew ... The Rarest Blue: The
Remarkable Story of an Ancient Color Lost to History and Rediscovered.
Jerusalem.

A Perfect Red

Author: Amy Butler Greenfield
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780061980893
Size: 58.58 MB
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A Perfect Red recounts the colorful history of cochineal, a legendary red dye that was once one of the world's most precious commodities.

Mauve

Author: Simon Garfield
Publisher: Faber & Faber
ISBN: 0571265464
Size: 14.85 MB
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Mauve is the beguiling story of a man who invented a colour, and in the process transformed the world around him.

Blue

Author: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Publisher: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 1452149240
Size: 69.81 MB
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Blue, the world's favorite color, is elegantly showcased in more than 200 artworks from the collection of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

Indigo

Author: Catherine E. McKinley
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1608195899
Size: 66.98 MB
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But Indigo is also the story of a personal quest: Catherine McKinley is the descendant of a clan of Scots who wore indigo tartan as their virile armor; the kin of several generations of Jewish "rag traders"; the maternal granddaughter of a ...

Colors

Author: Anne Varichon
Publisher: Harry N Abrams Incorporated
ISBN:
Size: 76.74 MB
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It can connote mood, social standing, political alignment, or merely personal preference. In Colors, archaeologist and ethnologist Anne Varichon presents a comprehensive history of colro: its origins, its symbolism, its significance.

Jewish Literacy Revised Ed

Author: Joseph Telushkin
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062046047
Size: 22.54 MB
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How does one begin to answer so extensive a question? In this insightful and completely updated tome, esteemed rabbi and bestselling author Joseph Telushkin helps answer the question of what it means to be a Jew, in the largest sense.

5 Gallon Bucket Book

Author: Chris Peterson
Publisher: Voyageur Press (MN)
ISBN: 0760347891
Size: 51.84 MB
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For anyone who doesn't already have fifteen of them cluttering up the garage, 5-Gallon Bucket Book also offers advice on where to get cheap and free buckets, and how to tell if a bucket is safe to use for food.

God In Proof

Author: Nathan Schneider
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520957563
Size: 75.75 MB
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In this tour of the history of arguments for and against the existence of God, Nathan Schneider embarks on a remarkable intellectual, historical, and theological journey through the centuries of believers and unbelievers—from ancient ...