Lust for Luxury

Jan 26, 2013 on H2 at 12:00 AM

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When ordinary people desire the luxuries of the rich, ingenuity and innovation come together to take history in a new direction. From the obsession with silk to the fall of Constantinople, the discovery of the Americas to the launch of the Industrial... (more) Revolution, our desire for luxury has shaped our history and evolution.

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