On Blondes : In art and literature, in history and popular culture, blonde has never been a mere color. For two and a half thousand years, it has been a blazing signal in code, signifying beauty, power, and status. By looking at the world through the eyes of famous and infamous blondes and their admirers, Joanna Pitman draws us into an intriguing portrait of society. Weaving a story rich in drama, mystery, triumph, deception, disaster, and curiosity, Pitman effortlessly combines the wealth of her knowledge with a sharp and clear-sighted view of the power of the blonde throughout the ages.
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