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Hope diamond : the legendary history of a cursed gem

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Clyde-Savannah Public Library 736.23 Kurin (Text)
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Williamson Public Library 736. KUR (Text)
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LDR 02212cam a22002774a 4500
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00520060629084710.0
008050927s2006 dcuab b 001 0 eng
010 . ‡a 2005054449
020 . ‡a0060873515 (alk. paper)
0243 . ‡a9780060873516
035 . ‡a(OCoLC)ocm61859911
1001 . ‡aKurin, Richard, ‡d1950-
24510. ‡aHope diamond : ‡bthe legendary history of a cursed gem / ‡cRichard Kurin.
260 . ‡a[Washington, DC] : ‡bSmithsonian Books ; ‡aNew York : ‡bCollins, ‡c2006.
300 . ‡axii, 388 p. : ‡bill., maps ; ‡c24 cm.
504 . ‡aIncludes bibliographical references (p. [331]-376) and index.
5050 . ‡aPrologue -- Gift of the nation -- Legend delivered -- The East -- Tavernier's quest -- Golconda's wealth -- Cosmic gem -- The West -- The French blue -- Insignia of the golden fleece -- Stolen crown jewel -- Revolutionary bribe -- Caroline's legacy -- Contraband -- George's trophy -- Hope's collectible -- Brunswick's obsession -- From heirloom to valuable -- Ornament of the East -- Love commodity -- Unlucky inventory -- Cartier's story -- McLean's temptation -- Modernity's cruse -- Yohe's prop -- High society talisman -- Winston's baby -- Tax deduction -- America's diamond -- Museum specimen 217868 -- National treasure -- Collection keystone -- Missing pieces? -- Pop icon -- Exorcising the curse.
650 0. ‡aHope diamond ‡xHistory.
596 . ‡a6 11 33 40 42
998 . ‡aa601132
901 . ‡ao61859911 ‡bOCLC ‡c272805 ‡tbiblio

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