Knitting America

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Voyageur Press
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Knitting America

User Review  - shawntheknitter - Overstock.com

Really great book. They did a very good job showing what knitting use to be and how great it was from stories to product and design. To go back into time when so many other values counted this books ... Read full review

KNITTING AMERICA

User Review  - ellens12 - Overstock.com

I was a bit apprehensive about buying this book and only did so because what I initially wanted was sold out. I was not disappointed. The information on the history of knitting in the USA is excellent ... Read full review

Contents

The First American Knitters
11
Victorians Knit in a Culture of Domesticity
23
Knitting for the Civil War
39
Traveling Stitches
51
Knitting for an Age of Optimism
73
The Knitting War
91
The Knitting Doldrums of the 1920s
109
Back to the Knitting Needles in the 1930s
121
An Army of Knitters
137
The Family that Knits Together
155
Worldly Knitting
171
Knitting Redefined
183
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