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Author Samaké, Cynthia LeCount, author, photographer.

Title A Textile Traveler's Guide to Peru & Bolivia / Cynthia LeCount Samaké.

Publication Info. [Place of publication not identified] : Thrums Books, [2019]


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Description 1 online resource (152 pages)
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Summary From the marketplace of famed Machu Picchu to the outrageous costumes of Bolivia's Carnival, travel along and discover some of the finest indigenous textiles in South America. A Textile Traveler's Guide to Peru and Bolivia is an excellent resource for markets, festivals, museums, and shops. Geared to independent-minded travelers, this guide presents the safest and most accessible methods of travel, where and when to go, where to stay, and what to eat. Expert advice on what treasures you'll find at each location, how to judge quality textiles, and suggestions for ethical shopping are included. With abundant photographs, this guide celebrates the color, joy, and energy of folklife in Peru and Bolivia.
Note Print version record.
Subject Hand weaving -- Bolivia.
Hand weaving -- Peru.
Textile crafts -- Bolivia.
Textile crafts -- Peru.
Textile fabrics -- Bolivia.
Textile fabrics -- Peru.
TRAVEL / South America / Peru.
Bolivia -- Description and travel.
Bolivia -- Social life and customs.
Peru -- Description and travel.
Peru -- Social life and customs.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
ISBN 9781733510820 (epub)
Standard No. 9781733510820
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