Kassia St. Clair
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|||First American edition.||Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W.W. Norton & Company||xii, 351 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm||English|| |
Green Hills - Adult Non-Fiction
Main Library - Adult Non-Fiction
A briskly told, 30,000-year history of textiles that "will make you rethink your relationship with fabric" (Elle Decoration).
From colorful threads found on the floor of an ancient Georgian cave to the Indian calicoes that fueled the Industrial Revolution, The Golden Thread illuminates the myriad and fascinating histories behind the cloths that came to define human civilization—the fabric, for example, that...