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Knitting for peace : stories, patterns & resources for charity knitting around the world

Author: Betty Christiansen
Publisher: New York : Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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All across the world, people are knitting for peace. They call the work they do "charity knitting." This work tells the stories of 28 knitting-for-peace endeavours, with smaller, more anecdotal  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Modèles
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Betty Christiansen
ISBN: 1584795336 9781584795339
OCLC Number: 172964121
Description: 132 p. :bill. en coul.
Contents: Introduction --
Chapter 1; peace and war --
Knit your bit: a history of wartime knitting --
Chapter 2; peace on earth --
Warmth around the world: afghans for afghans --
Rebuilding lives, stitch by stitch: snow cabin goods --
A wool revolution: peace fleece --
Chapter 3; peace at home --
Prayers for peace: shawl ministry --
Everybody a warm body: warm up america! --
Knitting behind bars: prison knitting --
Grace, style, and hope: knitting for cancer causes --
Chapter 4; peace for kids --
Heartland security: project linus --
The smallest of us all: care wear volunteers --
Sweaters, socks, and hope: children in common --
Make a bear, make a difference: mother bear project --
Get knitting for peace --
Acknowledgements.
Responsibility: Betty Christiansen.

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