Ceramics in America 2016

A diverse range of essays, new discoveries, and book reviews on the latest research of interest to ceramics scholars

Ceramics in America 2016

A diverse range of essays, new discoveries, and book reviews on the latest research of interest to ceramics scholars

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Ceramics in America 2016
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Robert Hunter
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-07 - Publisher: Ceramics in America Annual

A diverse range of essays, new discoveries, and book reviews on the latest research of interest to ceramics scholars
Kintsugi
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Bonnie Kemske
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-02-18 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

In Western cultures the aim of traditional ceramic repair has been to make the broken item 'as good as new'. Kintsugi on the other hand, leaves an obvious repair, one that may appear fragile but which actually makes the restored ceramic piece stronger, more beautiful, and more valuable than before.
Recycled Ceramics in Sustainable Concrete
Language: en
Pages: 282
Authors: Kwok Wei Shah, Ghasan Fahim Huseien
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-12-23 - Publisher: CRC Press

Recycled Ceramics in Sustainable Concrete: Properties and Performance explores the use of novel waste materials in the construction industry as sustainable and environmentally friendly alternatives to traditional cement production technologies. It specifically focuses on using waste ceramics as a binder and aggregate replacement for concrete. Includes a lifecycle assessment Describes
The Jamestown Brides
Language: en
Pages: 372
Authors: Jennifer Potter
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-04 - Publisher: Atlantic Books Ltd

The extraordinary story of the British women who made the perilous journey to Jamestown, Virginia, to become wives for tobacco planters in the New Colony. In 1621, fifty-six English women crossed the Atlantic in response to the Virginia Company of London's call for maids 'young and uncorrupt' to make wives
Ceramics in Circumpolar Prehistory
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Peter Jordan, Kevin Gibbs
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-09-30 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Throughout prehistory the Circumpolar World was inhabited by hunter-gatherers. Pottery-making would have been extremely difficult in these cold, northern environments, and the craft should never have been able to disperse into this region. However, archaeologists are now aware that pottery traditions were adopted widely across the Northern World and went