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This e-book presents a collective biography of the Mond relations and explores the philanthropic actions of Ludwig Mond and of his sons Alfred and Robert within the box of paintings gathering, the struggle opposed to early youth mortality, the development of study and of upper education, archaeological excavations in Egypt and Palestine, and for the founding of the country of Israel from the Nineties to the overdue Nineteen Thirties. those actions led to the production of the Bibliotheca Hertziana in Rome, the donation of Ludwig Mond’s paintings assortment to the nationwide Gallery in London, the investment of the excavation of  the sacred Buchis Bulls at Armant in Egypt, the institution of the Children’s health facility in London, and the help of many usual technology institutes and institutions in England, France, Germany, and Italy.

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