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Women's Work: The First 20,000 Years

Women, Cloth, and Society in Early Times

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This edition was published in by W. W. Norton & Company

Written in English

336 pages

New discoveries about the textile arts reveal women's unexpectedly influential role in ancient societies. Barber "weaves the strands of mythology and literature, archaeology, ethnology, and documented history into a rich tapestry" says John Noble Wilford, New York Times Book Review. Photos and drawings. Author lectures.

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Cover of: Women's Work: The First 20,000 Years
Women's Work: The First 20,000 Years : Women, Cloth, and Society in Early Times
September 1995, W. W. Norton & Company
in English
Cover of: Women's Work: The First 20,000 Years
Women's Work: The First 20,000 Years : Women, Cloth, and Society in Early Times
September 1995, W. W. Norton & Company
in English
Cover of: Women's work, the first 20, 000 years

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Women's Work: The First 20,000 Years

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New discoveries about the textile arts reveal women's unexpectedly influential role in ancient societies. Barber "weaves the strands of mythology and literature, archaeology, ethnology, and documented history into a rich tapestry" says John Noble Wilford, New York Times Book Review. Photos and drawings. Author lectures.

Women's Work: The First 20,000 Years

Women, Cloth, and Society in Early Times

This edition was published in by W. W. Norton & Company


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"For millennia women have sat together spinning, weaving, and sewing."

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Z270.G7

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OL7453244M
ISBN 10
0393313484
ISBN 13
9780393313482
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16565
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