Earth, Water, Fleece and Fabric: An Ethnography and Archaeology of Andean Camelid Herding (Hardback)Penny Dransart (author)
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Impeccably researched, this book is the first systematic study to set the material culture of pastoral communities against an understanding of the long-term effects of herding practices.
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Number of pages: 328
Weight: 680 g
Dimensions: 235 x 159 x 21 mm
'There is a great deal to learn from careful reading of this important work.' - Textile History
' ... the book as a whole with its wealth of information, accuracy and detail ... is the sort of book that should be on essential reading lists and will stay there. It will not go out of fashion as theoretical trends come and go.' - Maggie Bolton, The Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute
'This is a gem of a book.' - British Bulletin of Publications
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