Ancient Peruvian Textiles

Frame, Mary, "Ancient Peruvian Mantles, 300 B.C.–A.D. 200"

Frame, Mary, "Ancient Peruvian Mantles, 300 B.C.–A.D. 200"
Publisher: Metropolitan Museum of Art | 1995 | ISBN: N/A | English | PDF | 23 pages | 4.02 Mb

Mantles, the rectangular wrapping cloths found on two-thousand-year-old funerary bundles from the south coast, are impressive demonstrations of the ancient Peruvian arts of needle and loom. Often bordered or intricately patterned, they carry a detailed expression of the ancient imagery in large figures or a full range of symmetrical and color patterns in repeated small figures. Miniature and small mantles are sometimes included within the onionlike layers of cloth that wrap the deceased or accompany the buried bundle. …
Sawyer, Alan R., "Ancient Peruvian Ceramics: The Nathan Cummings Collection"

Sawyer, Alan R., "Ancient Peruvian Ceramics: The Nathan Cummings Collection"
Metropolitan Museum of Art/NYGraphic Society | 1966 | ISBN: N/A | English | PDF | 144 pages | 25.9 Mb

Peru occupies the central portion of the mighty Andean mountain chain that closely parallels the western edge of South America. Here the blue Pacific pounds a narrow ribbon of surf against a 1,300-mile-long coast of jagged rocks and empty beaches. The narrow coastal plain is an ashen desert crowded by parched mountain spurs, which rise in awesome crescendo to lofty snow-capped peaks. …
Ritual Sacrifice in Ancient Peru: New Discoveries and Interpretations

Ritual Sacrifice in Ancient Peru: New Discoveries and Interpretations
Publisher: University of Texas Press | ISBN: 0292708947 | edition 2001 | PDF | 288 pages | 5,06 mb

The essays in this book examine the archaeological evidence for ancient Peruvian sacrificial offerings of human beings, animals, and objects, as well as the cultural contexts in which the…

1,000 Artisan Textiles: Contemporary Fiber Art, Quilts, and Wearables  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Nov. 25, 2016
1,000 Artisan Textiles: Contemporary Fiber Art, Quilts, and Wearables

1,000 Artisan Textiles: Contemporary Fiber Art, Quilts, and Wearables by Gina M Brown, Sandra Salamony
2010 | ISBN: 1592536093 | English | 320 pages | PDF | 157 MB
Tools of the Ancient Romans: A Kid's Guide to the History and Science of Life in Ancient Rome (repost)

Tools of the Ancient Romans: A Kid's Guide to the History and Science of Life in Ancient Rome by Rachel Dickinson
English | 1 Jan. 2006 | ISBN: 0974934453 | 144 Pages | PDF | 21 MB

Tools of the Ancient Greeks: A Kid's Guide to the History and Science of Life in Ancient Greece explores the scientific discoveries, athletic innovations, engineering marvels, and innovative ideas created more than two thousand years ago.

Down Under Textiles - Issue 25 2016  Magazines

Posted by crazy-slim at Oct. 6, 2016
Down Under Textiles - Issue 25 2016

Down Under Textiles - Issue 25 2016
English | 85 pages | True PDF | 24 MB

Smart Textiles for Designers: Inventing the Future of Fabric  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at Sept. 25, 2016
Smart Textiles for Designers: Inventing the Future of Fabric

Smart Textiles for Designers: Inventing the Future of Fabric by Rebeccah Pailes-Friedman
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1780677324 | 152 pages | PDF | 30 MB

Military Textiles  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Sept. 25, 2016
Military Textiles

Military Textiles by E. Wilusz
English | 21 May 2008 | ISBN: 1845692063 | 384 Pages | PDF | 6 MB

Textiles for military uniforms face a complex set of challenges. They must provide protection, durability and comfort in a wide range of hostile environments. Military textiles reviews the range of recent research on how military clothing can best meet soldiers’ needs.

Fashion & Textiles: The Essential Careers Guide  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at Sept. 24, 2016
Fashion & Textiles: The Essential Careers Guide

Fashion & Textiles: The Essential Careers Guide by Carol Brown
English | 2010 | ISBN: 1856696170 | 256 pages | PDF | 15 MB

Ancient - Back to the Land of the Dead (2016)  Music

Posted by cha77os at Sept. 23, 2016
Ancient - Back to the Land of the Dead (2016)

Ancient - Back to the Land of the Dead (2016)
Norway | MP3 CBR 320 Kbps | 155 MB
Melodic Black Metal | Label : Soulseller Records

Renowned extreme metal titans ANCIENT have announced signing with Soulseller Records for a worldwide contract! Their new full-length album “Back To The Land Of The Dead” will be released in mid September 2016. The new ANCIENT line-up is featuring Zel (aka Aphazel) on vocals/guitars/keyboards, Dhilorz on guitars/bass and Nick Barker on drums. Just recently the band announced Ghiulz Borroni, esteemed shredder of extreme metal scene and lead guitarist of the legendary cult band BULLDOZER, to be the band’s live session guitarist. ANCIENT frontman Zel states: “We’re very excited to finally be able to announce the release of the album “Back To The Land Of The Dead”. We’re as tired as everyone to wait, but this one will most definitely be worth it! Prepare for 66 minutes of chaos, sonic aggression and dark ancient atmospheres!”