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Weavers of Tradition and Beauty: Basketmakers of the Great Basin

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Weavers of Tradition and Beauty presents new information on contemporary Native American basketry of the Great Basin, largely from the viewpoint of the weavers themselves. Baskets - and the people who weave them - have always been revered and honored by Native Americans. Fulkerson and Curtis depict, in vivid text and both full color and black-and-white photographs, how their art prevails - even over adverse environmental, social, and economic conditions.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 133-134) and index.

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ISBN:
9780874172607
Author:
Curtis, Kathleen
Author:
Curtis, Kathleen
Author:
Curtis, Kathleen
Publisher:
University of Nevada Press
Location:
Reno :
Subject:
Weaving
Subject:
Baskets
Subject:
Basket making
Subject:
Indian baskets
Subject:
Willow weaving -- Great Basin.
Subject:
Willow weaving
Subject:
ART041000
Subject:
Indian baskets -- Great Basin.
Subject:
Basket making -- Great Basin.
Subject:
Crafts-Weaving and Spinning
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series Volume:
no. D-232
Publication Date:
19950931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
116 b/w photos, 19 color photos, 2 maps
Pages:
184
Dimensions:
10 x 8 x 0.4 in

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