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The Resource Master weaver from Ghana, Gilbert "Bobbo" Ahiagble & Louise Meyer ; photographs by Nestor Hernandez

Master weaver from Ghana, Gilbert "Bobbo" Ahiagble & Louise Meyer ; photographs by Nestor Hernandez

Label
Master weaver from Ghana
Title
Master weaver from Ghana
Statement of responsibility
Gilbert "Bobbo" Ahiagble & Louise Meyer ; photographs by Nestor Hernandez
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A contemporary male weaver from Ghana explains how his people maintain the tradition of weaving, including an explanation of the strip weaving of Kente cloth and its importance in their Ewe culture
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-2012
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ahiagble, Gilbert Bobbo
Dewey number
331.7/677/0282209667
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
"Ages 8-12"--Page 4 of cover
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Meyer, Louise
  • Hernandez, Nestor
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Male weavers
  • Handloom industry
  • Ghana
  • Hand weaving
  • Ewe (African people)
  • Kente cloth
  • Ghana
  • Handloom industry
  • Male weavers
  • Manners and customs
  • Ghana
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Master weaver from Ghana, Gilbert "Bobbo" Ahiagble & Louise Meyer ; photographs by Nestor Hernandez
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 30)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm39275813
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780940880610
Lccn
98026514
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
Label
Master weaver from Ghana, Gilbert "Bobbo" Ahiagble & Louise Meyer ; photographs by Nestor Hernandez
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 30)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm39275813
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780940880610
Lccn
98026514
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map

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