CIVIL WAR QUILTSby: Pam Weeks & Don Beld
Tells the stories of 14 extraordinary Civil War quilts & the women who made them. Some of these quilts tell love stories, others relate the determination of women seeking an active role in the war effort, & some of patriotism & creative abilities of people caring about others. 170+ color & B&W photos; 8.5×11 inches, 192 pgs.
Militaria & Collectibles
All of these quilts tell stories of struggle and survival. In addition, this book contains information for making traditional 19th century bindings and potholder quilts, plus over 45 patterns for making reproduction Civil War era quilts. Also included is information on reproduction fabrics and how to participate in modern soldier-related community service quilting. This book is a must read for any serious quilter, historian, or Civil War enthusiast.
Publisher: SCHIFFER BOOKS
Publish Date: 10-31-2011