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Author Gay, Kathlyn.

Title Body marks : tattooing, piercing, and scarification / Kathlyn Gay and Christine Whittington.

Imprint Brookfield, CT : Millbrook Press, c2002.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  391.65 G252b 2002    ---  Available
 Parsons Young Adult Non-Fiction  YA 391.5 G235    ---  Available
Description 112 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Body decorations and modifications -- From the Stone Age to the voyages of exploration -- Into the mainstream -- Art from Head to toe -- Rings and things -- Scarification -- Is body art safe? -- Tattoo and piercing taboos and laws -- The body as a canvas or a billboard?
Summary Discusses the history of various forms of body marking, current popularity of body piercing and tattoos, how and why these are done, and some things to think about before choosing to be pierced or tattooed.
Subject Body marking -- Juvenile literature.
Body piercing -- Juvenile literature.
Tattooing -- Juvenile literature.
Scarification (Body marking) -- Juvenile literature.
Body marking.
Body piercing.
Tattooing.
Tattooing.
Body marking -- Juvenile literature.
Body piercing -- Juvenile literature.
Tattooing -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Whittington, Christine.
Added Title Tattooing, piercing, and scarification
ISBN 0761317422 (pbk.)
076132352X (lib. bdg.)

 
    
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