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            The Fabric of Civilization: How Textiles Made the World

            The Fabric of Civilization: How Textiles Made the World (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Postrel, Virginia

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            From Paleolithic flax to 3D knitting, an expansive global history that highlights how textiles truly changed the world (Wall Street Journal)

            ISBN 9781541617629
            Released NZ 14 Jun 2022
            Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
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            AQA AS/A-Level Design and Technology: Fashion and Textiles
             

            AQA AS/A-Level Design and Technology: Fashion and Textiles (Paperback)

            By Treuherz, Pauline; Dick, Amanda; Davies, Denise

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            Encourage your students to be creative, innovative and critical designers with a textbook that builds in-depth knowledge and understanding of the materials, components and processes associated with the creation of fashion and textile products.

            ISBN 9781510413498
            Released NZ 23 Feb 2018
            Publisher Hodder Education
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Principles of Woven Fabric Manufacturing
             

            Principles of Woven Fabric Manufacturing (Hardback)

            By Majumdar, Abhijit

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            This book amalgamates both the compartments (preparatory processes and the loom mechanism) of weaving technology and presents a holistic picture.

            ISBN 9781498759113
            Released NZ 16 Nov 2016
            Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            Finite Element Modeling of Textiles in Abaqus (TM) CAE
             

            Finite Element Modeling of Textiles in Abaqus (TM) CAE (Hardback)

            By Ciesielska-Wrobel, Izabela

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            The aim of the book is to provide engineers with a practical guide to Finite Element Modelling in Abaqus CAE software. The guide is in the form of procedures concerning yarns, woven fabric and knitted fabrics modelling, as well as their contact with skin so that the simulation of... haptic perception between textiles and skin can be provided.
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            ISBN 9781498753739
            Released NZ 16 Aug 2019
            Publisher Taylor & Francis Inc
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Fake Silk: The Lethal History of Viscose Rayon

            Fake Silk: The Lethal History of Viscose Rayon (Hardback)

            By Blanc, Paul David

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            When a new technology makes people ill, how high does the body count have to be before protectives steps are taken?

            ISBN 9780300204667
            Released NZ 15 Feb 2017
            Publisher Yale University Press
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            High Performance Technical Textiles
             

            High Performance Technical Textiles (Hardback)

            Edited by Paul, Roshan

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            An authentic resource for thefundamentals, applied techniques, applicationsand recent advancements of all the main areas of technical textiles Created to be a comprehensive reference,High Performance Technical Textilesincludes the review of a wide range of technical textiles fro...m household to space textiles. The contributors-noted experts in the field from all the continents-offer in-depth coverage on the fibre materials, manufacturing processes and techniques, applications, current developments, sustainability and future trends. The contributors include discussions on synthetic versus natural fibres, various textile manufacturing techniques, textile composites and finishing approaches that are involved in the manufacturing of textiles for a specific high performance application. Whilst the book provides the basic knowledge required for an understanding of technical textiles, it can serve as a springboard for inspiring new inventions in hi-tech fibres and textiles. This important book: Contains a unique approach that offers a comprehensive understanding of the manufacturing and applications of technical textiles Includes a general overview to the fundamentals, current techniques, end use applications as well as the most recent advancements Explores the current standards in the industry and the ongoing research in the field Offers a comprehensive and single source reference on the topic Written for academics, researchers and professionals working in textile and related industries,High Performance Technical Textilesoffers a systematic, structured, logical and updated source of information for understanding technical textiles.
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            ISBN 9781119325017
            Released NZ 26 Apr 2019
            Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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            Textiles and Capitalism in Mexico: An Economic History of the Obrajes, 1539-1840
             

            Textiles and Capitalism in Mexico: An Economic History of the Obrajes, 1539-1840 (Hardback)

            By Salvucci, Richard J.

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            The obrajes, or native textile manufactories, were primary agents of developing capitalism in colonial Mexico. Drawing on previously unknown or unexplored archival sources, Richard Salvucci uses standard economic theory and simple measurement to analyze the obraje and its inabili...ty to survive Mexico's integration into the world market after 1790.
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            ISBN 9780691632476
            Released NZ 1 Apr 2016
            Publisher Princeton University Pre
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Princeton Legacy Library
            Language (English)
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            Forensic Examination of Fibres
             

            Forensic Examination of Fibres (Hardback, 3rd edition)

            Edited by Robertson, James; Roux, Claude; Wiggins, Kenneth G.

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            In this detailed volume, an international team of authors covers the subject of forensic fiber examination from the recovery of the evidence, through the different stages of laboratory examination, to the evaluation of the meaning of findings. The text includes information on spe...cific techniques and fibres, discusses the interpretation of data as evidence, and considers the future of fibre examinations. Topics discussed include the examination of damaged textiles, infrared microspectroscopy and thin layer chomatography, and color analyses. Thoroughly revised, this edition also includes three new chapters: Textile and Fibre Science Basics for Forensic Application, New Instrumental Approaches to Fibre Examination, and Future Trends for Forensic Fibre Examination.
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            ISBN 9781439828649
            Released NZ 26 Dec 2017
            Publisher Taylor & Francis Inc
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series International Forensic Science and Investigation
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            L'Art de Faire Les Indiennes, Et de Composer Les Plus Belles Couleurs, Bon Teint, A CET Usage
              

            L'Art de Faire Les Indiennes, Et de Composer Les Plus Belles Couleurs, Bon Teint, A CET Usage (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Delormois

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            WORK IS IN FRENCH This book is a reproduction of a work published before 1920 and is part of a collection of books reprinted and edited by Hachette Livre, in the framework of a partnership with the National Library of France, providing the opportunity to access old and often rare... books from the BnF's heritage funds.
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            ISBN 9782012726321
            Publisher Hachette
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Arts
            Language (French)
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            J.J. Pizzuto's Fabric Science
             

            J.J. Pizzuto's Fabric Science (Hardback, 11th Revised edition)

            By Johnson, Ingrid; Cohen, Allen C.; Sarkar, Dr. Ajoy K.

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            Revised edition of: J.J. Pizzuto's Fabric science / Allen C. Cohen, Ingrid Johnson. 2012.

            ISBN 9781628926583
            Released NZ 5 Nov 2015
            Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age 19+ years
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