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Sinews of survival : the living legacy of Inuit clothing

Author: Betty Issenman
Publisher: Vancouver : UBC Press, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Betty Issenman
ISBN: 077480596X 9780774805964 0774805994 9780774805995
OCLC Number: 38948647
Notes: "Published in association with Études/Inuit/Studies."
Awards: Winner of Millia Davenport Award, Costume Society of America 1998 (United States)
Winner of Alcuin Citation for excellence in book design in Canada, Alcuin Society 1997 (Canada)
Description: xiv, 274 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Contents: Machine generated contents note: 1. The Inuit: Time and Space --
2. From Earth, Sea, and Sky --
3. Tools and Techniques --
4. Inuit Style --
5. Spiritual, Artistic, and Social Traditions --
6. New Explorations.
Responsibility: Betty Kobayashi Issenman.


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