The Biography of silk /

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by Gleason, Carrie,
[ 01. English Non Fiction ] Series: How did that get here? Published by : Crabtree Pub. Co., (New York :) Physical details: 32 p. : ill. (some col.), col. map ; 28 cm. Subject(s): Silk. | Silk Road --History. Year : 2007 01. English Non Fiction Item type : 01. English Non Fiction
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Englewood School 677 GLE Available

Includes index.

Luxury fabric -- Silk lands -- Silkworm -- Making silk -- Ancient China's silk -- Silk road -- Silk in Europe -- America's silk industry -- Young textile workers -- Silk uses -- Future of silk -- Glossary and index.

Discusses the history of silk, how it is made, and how it is used.