Textiles of the Highland Peoples of Burma. Volume II: The Northern Mon-Khmer, Rawang, Upland Burmish, Lolo, Karen, Tai, And Hmong-Mien-Speaking Groups. Volume 2 of Howard's major study of the traditional textiles of the Highland People's of Burma is devoted to the peoples of the North and East of the country, who are of many distinct socio-linguistic groups and subgroups. An overview of the area's general background and of traditional textile production, materials and dyeing and weaving methods is followed by separate chapters on the history and cultures of the Northern Mon-Khmer, Rawang, Upland Burmish, Lolo, Karen, Tai and Hmong-Mien groups and subgroups. With many black-and-white archival photographs, 200 colour plates with commentaries, bibliography and index.

Textiles of the Highland Peoples of Burma. Volume II

SKU: 038404
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  • ISBN

    9789744800749
  • Authors

    Michael C. Howard
  • Extent

    371
  • Format

    Paperback
  • Year

    2005
  • Publisher

    White Lotus

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