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Author McKinley, Catherine E.

Title Indigo : in search of the color that seduced the world / Catherine E. McKinley.

Imprint New York : Bloomsbury, 2011.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Non-Fiction  391.0966 M158    ---  Available
Edition 1st U.S. ed.
Description 235 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), map ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 235).
Contents An invitation, Ghana -- A burning heart, Ghana -- Widow's blues, Ghana -- The road to Bobo-Dialousso, Burkina Faso -- The chanel of Africa, Ghana -- Amazons, wives of the gods, and Mama Benz, Ghana/Togo/Benin -- Not everything you can own, Cote d'Ivoire -- The beautiful one, Ghana -- Mothers of ash, Nigeria -- Blue gold and concubines, Niger? -- Divine sky, Senegal and New York City -- It's never late, New York City.
Local Note 1 2 3 4 8 11
Subject Indigo -- Africa, West -- History.
Textile fabrics -- Africa, West -- History.
Indigo industry -- Africa, West -- History.
Clothing and dress -- Africa, West -- History.
Africa, West -- Civilization.
McKinley, Catherine E.
ISBN 9781608195053 : $27.00
1608195058 : $27.00

 
    
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