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Gold
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Series:
Earth series ; volume 33.
Published:
London : Reaktion Books, Ltd., c2018.
Physical Desc:
224 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm.
Status:
Central
669.22 Z88 2018
Martin Luther King, Jr.
669.22 Z88 2018
North Sacramento-Hagginwood
669.22 Z88 2018
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"Gleaming and perfect, gold has beguiled humankind for many millennia, attracting treasure hunters, adorning the living and the dead, and sybolizing wealth, power, divinity and eternity. This book offers a lively, critical look at the cultural history of this most regal metal, from its use in religious ceremonies to colonial expeditions to modern science, examining its importance across many cultures and time perids and the many places where it has played a central role"-- Book flap.

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9781780235776, 1780235771

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 198-211) and index.
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"Gleaming and perfect, gold has beguiled humankind for many millennia, attracting treasure hunters, adorning the living and the dead, and sybolizing wealth, power, divinity and eternity. This book offers a lively, critical look at the cultural history of this most regal metal, from its use in religious ceremonies to colonial expeditions to modern science, examining its importance across many cultures and time perids and the many places where it has played a central role"-- Book flap.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Zorach, R., & Phillips, M. W. 1. (2018). Gold. London: Reaktion Books, Ltd.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Zorach, Rebecca, 1969- and M. W. 1942- Phillips. 2018. Gold. London: Reaktion Books, Ltd.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Zorach, Rebecca, 1969- and M. W. 1942- Phillips, Gold. London: Reaktion Books, Ltd, 2018.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Zorach, Rebecca, and M. W. 1942- Phillips. Gold. London: Reaktion Books, Ltd, 2018. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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