Dressed for the Occasion: What Americans Wore 162-197

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Twenty-First Century Books, Jan 1, 1999 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 96 pages
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Supports the national curriculum standards Culture; Time, Continuity, and Change; Individual Development and Identity; Production, Distribution, and Consumption; and Science Technology and Society as outlined by the National Council for the Social Studies.
  

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Good reference book for how clothing has changed through history for function and fashion. Read full review

Contents

Contents
6
Taste and Ingenuity
28
Evolution of Sensible Dress
48
Clothes in Hard Times
62
Do Your Own Thing
78
Selected Bibliography
92
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About the author (1999)

Brandon Marie Miller is the author of "Declaring Independence," "Growing Up in Revolution and the New Nation," and "Good Women of a Well-Blessed Land,

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