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Author Sills, Vaughn, 1946-

Title Places for the spirit : traditional African American gardens / photographs by Vaughn Sills ; foreword by Hilton Als.

Publication Info. San Antonio, Tex. : Trinity University Press, [2010]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  712.089 SIL    AVAILABLE
Description xx, 138 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 29 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary "A collection of over 80 documentary photographs of African American gardens and their creators in Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina, and North Carolina. Includes a foreword by Hilton Als. The gardens' design and meanings can be traced to gardens of American slaves and further back to their African heritage"--Provided by publisher.
Subject African American gardens -- Southern States -- Pictorial works.
Photography of gardens.
Added Author Trinity University (San Antonio, Tex.)
ISBN 9781595340641 hardcover alkaline paper
1595340645 hardcover alkaline paper

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