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The quilts of Gee's Bend : piecing them up / Susan Goldman Rubin.

Available copies

  • 16 of 16 copies available at SC LENDS. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Beaufort County Library System.

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0 current holds with 16 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Beaufort - St. Helena Branch J 746.4609 RUB (Text) 0530005984268 Juvenile Non-Fiction Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781419721311
  • Physical Description: 56 pages : illustrations (some color), map ; 27 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2017.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 49-50) and index.
Summary, etc.:
Since the early nineteenth century, the women of Gee’s Bend in southern Alabama have created stunning, vibrant quilts. In the only photo-essay book about the quilts of Gee’s Bend for children, award-winning author Susan Goldman Rubin explores the history and culture of this fascinating group of women and their unique quilting traditions. Rubin uses meticulous research to offer an exclusive look at an important facet of African American art and culture.-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 8-12.
Grades 3-7.
970L Lexile
Subject: African American quilts > Alabama > Wilcox County > Juvenile literature.
African American quiltmakers > Alabama > Wilcox County > Juvenile literature.
Quilts > Alabama > Wilcox County > History > Juvenile literature.
African American women > Alabama > Wilcox County > Juvenile literature.

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