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Civil War quilts Pamela Weeks & Don Beld.

By: Weeks, Pamela.
Contributor(s): Beld, Don.
Publisher: Atglen, Pa. : Schiffer Pub., c2011Description: 192 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.ISBN: 9780764339363 (hardcover); 0764339362 (hardcover).Subject(s): Quilts -- United States -- History -- 19th century | Patchwork quilts -- United States -- History -- 19th century | Quilts -- United States -- Reproduction | Patchwork quilts -- United States -- Reproduction | Quilting -- Patterns | Patchwork -- Patterns | United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Antiquities | United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Art and the warDDC classification: 746.460973
Contents:
pt. 1. Antique Civil War quilts / Pamela Weeks -- pt. 2. Quilts to make today / Don Beld.
Summary: "With 170 color photos and engaging text, this book tells the stories of extraordinary antique Civil War quilts and the women who made them... In addition, information for making traditional-style 19th century bindings and potholder quilts, plus over 45 patterns for making reproduction Civil War era quilts are provided. Information on reproduction fabrics and how to participate in modern soldier-related community service quilting is relevant to today's readers."--Dust jacket.
List(s) this item appears in: New Adult Non Fiction
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NF NF Nonfiction Nonfiction 746.460 WEE (Browse shelf) Available

Includes bibliographical references (p. 190) and index.

pt. 1. Antique Civil War quilts / Pamela Weeks -- pt. 2. Quilts to make today / Don Beld.

"With 170 color photos and engaging text, this book tells the stories of extraordinary antique Civil War quilts and the women who made them... In addition, information for making traditional-style 19th century bindings and potholder quilts, plus over 45 patterns for making reproduction Civil War era quilts are provided. Information on reproduction fabrics and how to participate in modern soldier-related community service quilting is relevant to today's readers."--Dust jacket.

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