Bibliography
Level 8 Unit 28
Home Economics: Textiles
 


EASY


The American Quilt
by Roderick Kiracofe
Shows readers how to examine a quilt's fabrics, dyes, and patterns.
  Samuel Slater's Mill and the Industrial Revolution
by Christopher Simonds
A biography of the man who established an American textile industry.
 


AVERAGE


Mill
by David Macaulay
The author describes three mills from 1810 to modern times.
 

 


CHALLENGING


A Matter of Style
by Linda Leuzzi
Includes an interview with the creative director of a textile mill.
  Lyddie
by Katherine Paterson
The life of a young woman in the textile mills of Lowell, Massachusetts.

 

 

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