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Author Greig, Charlotte.
Title Africa / Charlotte Greig.
Pub Info Broomall, PA : Mason Crest Publishers, c2003, 2006.
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book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Bourne-Children's Room  J 960 GRE     AVAILABLE
Descript 64 p. : ill. (some col.), col. map ; 29 cm.
Series Cultures and costumes
Cultures and costumes.
Summary Discusses the history of various costumes worn in Africa.
Discusses the history of various costumes worn in Africa. Knowing what people wore and why can give us a fascinating insight into a nation?s ideas, traditions, and beliefs. Geography, war, religion, and social attitudes all have an effect on clothing and ornamentation. Symbols of Their Period is a beautifully illustrated 13-volume series that explores this relationship-across continents and cultures and throughout human history.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 63) and index.
Contents North Africa -- The horn of Africa -- East Africa -- West and Central Africa -- South Africa.
Subject Clothing and dress -- Africa -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Clothing and dress -- Africa -- History.
Africa -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile literature.
Africa -- Social life and customs.
ISBN 1590844335
9781590844335
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