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Published: 29 December 2020

272 Pages | 31

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780197266731

Bookseller Code (06)

Weaving Histories

The Transformation of the Handloom Industry in South India, 1800-1960

Karuna Dietrich Wielenga

British Academy Monographs

  • The book uses paintings and textile samples, reproduced in colour plate sections, to construct its argument. This enables the reader to view some of the source material. The plates make the book more accessible by illustrating the period and the setting.
  • Detailed statistical tables and graphs assemble statistics and figures scattered in many different primary documents as source material for other scholars.