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Product Description: From building office blocks in the charred ruins of post-war Tokyo to creating Japan's largest ever urban development, Mori Building Co. has revolutionized how cities are made. In the late 1960s, after the success of its early 'number buildings', the company changed its focus from individual sites to whole neighbourhoods as Japan's economic miracle fuelled a building boom...read more

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9781846143663 | Gardners Books, February 23, 2012, cover price $32.60 | About this edition: From building office blocks in the charred ruins of post-war Tokyo to creating Japan's largest ever urban development, Mori Building Co.

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Product Description: Raphael's St. George and the Dragon is the work of a genius -- an exquisitely rendered vision of heroism and innocence by one of the greatest painters of all time. Yet the painting's creation is only the beginning of its fascinating story, which spans centuries of power play and intrigue, and has made it a witness to the rise and fall of the great powers of the Western world as it seduced its owners to ever greater heights of corruption and greed...read more

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9780743265133 | Touchstone Books, April 17, 2007, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: A history of Raphael's St.

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9780743265140 | Reprint edition (Touchstone Books, April 22, 2008), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Raphael's St.

For its artist, 'Raphael' the painting represented a crucial step in his ascent to the peak of the Renaissance art world. Within this perfectly rendered painting, stories of greed and warfare can be traced, and in its history, the changing centres of world dominance can be seen. This work talks about this painting.

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9780091901714 | Ebury Pr, March 30, 2006, cover price $33.20 | About this edition: For its artist, 'Raphael' the painting represented a crucial step in his ascent to the peak of the Renaissance art world.

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A history of the pursuit of and cultural beliefs surrounding blond hair considers famous blondes and their admirers, the superstitions and symbolism that affected fashion and the treatment of blondes throughout the ages, and the modern world's pervasive expression of blonde preferences. Reprint. 15,000 first printing.

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9781582341200 | 1 edition (Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, March 1, 2003), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Explores the history of the cultural beliefs surrounding blonde hair, including famous blondes, the superstitions and symbolism that affected fashion and the treatment of blondes, and modern expressions of blonde preferences.

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9781582344027 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, March 1, 2004), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A history of the pursuit of and cultural beliefs surrounding blond hair considers famous blondes and their admirers, the superstitions and symbolism that affected fashion and the treatment of blondes throughout the ages, and the modern world's pervasive expression of blonde preferences.

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