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Hardcover The Fabric of Civilization: How Textiles Made the World Book

ISBN: 1541617606

ISBN13: 9781541617605

The Fabric of Civilization: How Textiles Made the World

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From Paleolithic flax to 3D knitting, explore the global history of textiles and the world they weave together in this enthralling and educational guide. The story of humanity is the story of textiles -- as old as civilization itself. Since the first thread was spun, the need for textiles has driven technology, business, politics, and culture. In The Fabric of Civilization , Virginia Postrel synthesizes groundbreaking research from archaeology, economics,...

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