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Master weaver from Ghana / Gilbert "Bobbo" Ahiagble & Louise Meyer ; photographs by Nestor Hernandez.

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Item details

  • ISBN: 094088061X (cloth)
  • ISBN: 9780940880610 (cloth)
  • Physical Description: 32 p. : col. ill., col. map ; 29 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: Seattle, Wash. : Open Hand Pub., c1998.

Contents / Notes

Bibliography, etc.:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 30).
Summary, etc.:
A contemporary male weaver from Ghana explains how his people maintain the tradition of weaving, including an explanation of the strip weaving of Kente cloth and its importance in their Ewe culture.
Target Audience:
"Ages 8-12"--P. [4] of cover.
Subject: Male weavers > Ghana > Juvenile literature.
Handloom industry > Ghana > Juvenile literature.
Hand weaving > Juvenile literature.
Ewe (African people) > Social life and customs > Juvenile literature.
Kente cloth > Juvenile literature.
Ghana > Social life and customs > Juvenile literature.

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