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Author Zaczek, Iain.

Title The illustrated encyclopedia of tartan : a history and visual guide to 400 tartans / Iain Zaczek and Charles Phillips.

Publication Info. London : Lorenz Books, [2021]
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult Nonfiction  929.209411 ZAC    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult Nonfiction  929.209411 ZAC    AVAILABLE
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Description 256 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), maps (some color) ; 29 cm
Note Includes indexes.
Summary "A fascinating account of how tartan is woven into every aspect of the story of Scotland. Details the cultural and historical development of tartan, and how it has become embedded in the national identity. Includes a comprehensive pictorial directory of tartans from Abercrombie and Agnew to Wallace and Wilson. Illustrates the way Scotland's heritage now extends far beyond her shores, and how tartan is used to identify and unite a diverse ancestral tradition. An unprecedented collection of tartans, ancient and modern, from the major clans to today's individuals and societies around the globe."-- back cover.
Subject Tartans -- Encyclopedias.
Clans -- Scotland -- Highlands -- Encyclopedias.
Highlands (Scotland) -- Genealogy -- Encyclopedias.
Genre Encyclopedias.
Illustrated works.
Added Author Phillips, Charles, 1962-
ISBN 9780754835363
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