For generations, men have left their homes and families to defend their country while their wives, mothers and daughters remained safely at home, outwardly unaffected. A closer examination reveals that women have always been directly impacted by war. In the last few years, they have actively participated on the front lines. This book tells the story of the women who documented the impact of war on their lives through their art. It includes works by professional artists and photographers, combat artists, ordinary women who documented their military experiences, and women who worked in a variety.As was true in the eighteenth century, quilt pattern titles during the nineteenth century were descriptive, and often the same pattern had different names in different areas of the country. For example, the circa 1850 aStar of Bethlehema quilt byanbsp;...
|Title||:||American Women Artists in Wartime, 1776-2010|
|Author||:||Paula E. Calvin, Deborah A. Deacon|
|Publisher||:||McFarland - 2011-09-08|