New discoveries about the textile arts reveal women's unexpectedly influential role in ancient societies. Barber "weaves the strands of mythology and literature, archaeology, ethnology, and documented history into a rich tapestry" says John Noble Wilford, New York Times Book Review. Photos and drawings. Author lectures.
- ISBN-13: 9780393313482
- ISBN-10: 0393313484
- Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
- Publish Date: September 1995
- Dimensions: 8.2 x 5.4 x 0.9 inches
- Shipping Weight: 0.6 pounds
- Page Count: 336