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KNITTING FOR PEACE: MAKE THE WORLD A BETTER PLACE ONE STITCH AT A TIME

By: Christiansen, Betty

Price: ¥750.00

Publisher: Harry N. Abrams: 2006

Seller ID: RWARE0000040138

ISBN: 1584795336

Condition: Very Good


All across America, people are knitting for peace. In yarn shops and privat e homes, churches and synagogues, schools and even prisons, they meet on we ekday evenings or weekend afternoons to knit afghans for refugees, mittens for the homeless, socks for soldiers, or preemie caps for AIDS babies. The tradition goes back as far as Martha Washington, who spearheaded knitting e fforts for the soldiers of the Revolutionary War, and has seen a recent flo urishing in what is nowadays called Â?charity knitting,Â? Â?community knitt ing,Â? or Â?knitting for others.Â? And whether itÂ's for world ... View more info