The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Clothing Through World History: 1501-1800

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Jill Condra
Greenwood Publishing Group, 2008 - Clothing and dress - 408 pages
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Looks at the history of clothing from prehistoric times to the present, and evaluates the influence of climate, cultural, political, social, economic, technological, and cultural factors.
  

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Contents

The Italian Renaissance
1
The Northern Renaissance
61
The Seventeenth Century
79
North American Colonial Costume
165
Clothing in Edo Japan
185
Clothing in Mughal India
207
Korean Clothing
221
Clothing in Latin America
229
The Eighteenth Century
243
Glossary
269
List of Museums
301
About the Editor and Contributors
307
Index
309
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