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An international coalition of book artists exhibit work responding to the 2007 car bombing of al-Mutanabbi Street, Baghdad´s street of booksellers. The exhibit consists of fifty-four artist books created by the letterpress and book arts community in response to the bombing. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) February 21, 2013 On March 5, 2007, during the States´ most recent war with Iraq, an unnamed group detonated a car bomb in al-Mutanabbi Street, Baghdad´s age-old center for...
- A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
- A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
- In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
- The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
- A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.