Textiles in southwestern prehistory by Lynn S. Teague

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Published by University of New Mexico Press in Albuquerque .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Southwest, New.,
  • Southwest, New

Subjects:

  • Indian textile fabrics -- Southwest, New.,
  • Plant fibers -- Southwest, New -- History.,
  • Dyes and dyeing -- Textile fibers -- Southwest, New -- History.,
  • Hand spinning -- Southwest, New -- History.,
  • Hand weaving -- Southwest, New -- Patterns -- History.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 189-203) and index.

Book details

StatementLynn S. Teague ; illustrations by Lynn S. Teague ; photography by Helga Teiwes ... [et al.].
ContributionsTeiwes, Helga.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE78.S7 T48 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 210 p. :
Number of Pages210
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL344958M
ISBN 100826319777
LC Control Number98003945

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