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    DescriptionThis unique volume looks at the history of quilting and the use of quilts as visual aids in the context of slavery and the 'Underground Railroad' in pre-Civil War America. "Facts & Fabrications" uses the most current research - including first-person accounts, newspaper and military records, and surviving quilts - to provide a controversial, yet thorough and informative examination of the role of quilts in the era of slavery and emancipation. This volume also includes 9 projects and 20 block patterns that represent the history of slavery, inspired by stories of the 'Underground Railroad'.


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    Title
    Facts and Fabrications
    Subtitle
    Unraveling the History of Quilts and Slavery
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Barbara Brackman
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 112
    Width: 211 mm
    Height: 274 mm
    Thickness: 10 mm
    Weight: 386 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781571203649
    ISBN 10: 1571203648
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 24210
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1KBB
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: CRA
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T11.6
    DC22: 746.46
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 01
    BIC subject category V2: HBTS
    LC subject heading: ,
    B&T General Subject: 250
    Ingram Subject Code: CR
    Libri: I-CR
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET020
    Ingram Theme: ETHN/AFROAM
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: TP020
    Ingram Theme: TOPC/BLAHIS
    BISAC V2.8: SOC054000
    BIC subject category V2: 1KBB, WFBQ
    DC22: 746.46041
    B&T Approval Code: A04505654
    DC22: 746.46/041
    LC subject heading: , , ,
    BISAC V2.8: SOC001000, CRA026000, CRA031000
    LC classification: TT835 .B638 2006
    Thema V1.0: NHTS, WFBQ
    Thema geographical qualifier V1.0: 1KBB
    Illustrations note
    with mix & match historic blocks
    Publisher
    C & T Publishing
    Imprint name
    C & T Publishing
    Publication date
    22 February 2007
    Publication City/Country
    Concord
    Author Information
    Barbara Brackman has written numerous books about quilts and quilting history. She is a consultant to the Kansas Museum of History, and a member of the Quilter's Hall of Fame.