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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.

Imprint San Antonio, Tex. : Trinity University Press, c2010.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Non-Fiction    712.08996 SIL    Available
Description xx, 138 p. : chiefly ill. ; 29 cm.
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 Photography of gardens.
African American gardens -- Southern States -- Pictorial works.
Added Author Trinity University (San Antonio, Tex.)
ISBN 1595340645 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781595340641 (hardcover : alk. paper)

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