A Perfect Red: Empire, Espionage And The Quest For The Colour Of Desire

A Perfect Red: Empire, Espionage And The Quest For The Colour Of DesireTreasured by the ancient Mexicans, cochineal was sold in the great Aztec marketplaces, where it attracted the attention of the Spanish conquistadors. Shipped to Europe, the dye produces the brightest red the world had ever seen. The English, the French, and other Europeans tried to crack the enigma of cochineal. Did it come from a worm, or a seed?…

A Perfect Red: Empire, Espionage, and the Quest for the Color of Desire by Amy Butler Greenfield (2006-04-25)

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A Perfect Red: Empire, Espionage, and the Quest for the Color of Desire by Amy Butler Greenfield (2006-04-25)Treasured by the ancient Mexicans, cochineal was sold in the great Aztec marketplaces, where it attracted the attention of the Spanish conquistadors. Shipped to Europe, the dye produces the brightest red the world had ever seen. The English, the French, and other Europeans tried to crack the enigma of cochineal. Did it come from a worm, or a seed?…

A Perfect Red: Empire, Espionage, and the Quest for the Color of Desire by Amy Butler Greenfield (2006-04-25)

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A Perfect Red: Empire, Espionage, and the Quest for the Color of Desire by Amy Butler Greenfield (2006-04-25)Treasured by the ancient Mexicans, cochineal was sold in the great Aztec marketplaces, where it attracted the attention of the Spanish conquistadors. Shipped to Europe, the dye produces the brightest red the world had ever seen. The English, the French, and other Europeans tried to crack the enigma of cochineal. Did it come from a worm, or a seed?…

A Perfect Red: Empire, Espionage, and the Quest for the Color of Desire by Greenfield, Amy Butler (2006) Paperback

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A Perfect Red: Empire, Espionage, and the Quest for the Color of Desire by Greenfield, Amy Butler (2006) PaperbackTreasured by the ancient Mexicans, cochineal was sold in the great Aztec marketplaces, where it attracted the attention of the Spanish conquistadors. Shipped to Europe, the dye produces the brightest red the world had ever seen. The English, the French, and other Europeans tried to crack the enigma of cochineal. Did it come from a worm, or a seed?…

A Perfect Red: Empire, Espionage, and the Quest for the Color of Desire by Greenfield, Amy Butler (2006) Paperback

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A Perfect Red: Empire, Espionage, and the Quest for the Color of Desire by Greenfield, Amy Butler (2006) PaperbackTreasured by the ancient Mexicans, cochineal was sold in the great Aztec marketplaces, where it attracted the attention of the Spanish conquistadors. Shipped to Europe, the dye produces the brightest red the world had ever seen. The English, the French, and other Europeans tried to crack the enigma of cochineal. Did it come from a worm, or a seed?…

A Perfect Red: Empire, Espionage, and the Quest for the Color of Desire by Greenfield, Amy Butler Reprint Edition [Paperback(2006)]

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A Perfect Red: Empire, Espionage, and the Quest for the Color of Desire by Greenfield, Amy Butler Reprint Edition [Paperback(2006)]Treasured by the ancient Mexicans, cochineal was sold in the great Aztec marketplaces, where it attracted the attention of the Spanish conquistadors. Shipped to Europe, the dye produces the brightest red the world had ever seen. The English, the French, and other Europeans tried to crack the enigma of cochineal. Did it come from a worm, or a seed?…

A Perfect Red: Empire, Espionage And The Quest For The Colour Of Desire by Amy Butler Greenfield (2011-10-04)

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A Perfect Red: Empire, Espionage And The Quest For The Colour Of Desire by Amy Butler Greenfield (2011-10-04)Treasured by the ancient Mexicans, cochineal was sold in the great Aztec marketplaces, where it attracted the attention of the Spanish conquistadors. Shipped to Europe, the dye produces the brightest red the world had ever seen. The English, the French, and other Europeans tried to crack the enigma of cochineal. Did it come from a worm, or a seed?…

A Perfect Red: Empire, Espionage And The Quest For The Colour Of Desire by Amy Butler Greenfield (2011-10-04)

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A Perfect Red: Empire, Espionage And The Quest For The Colour Of Desire by Amy Butler Greenfield (2011-10-04)Treasured by the ancient Mexicans, cochineal was sold in the great Aztec marketplaces, where it attracted the attention of the Spanish conquistadors. Shipped to Europe, the dye produces the brightest red the world had ever seen. The English, the French, and other Europeans tried to crack the enigma of cochineal. Did it come from a worm, or a seed?…