The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Clothing Through World History: 1801 to the present

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Jill Condra
Greenwood Publishing Group, 2008 - Clothing and dress - 352 pages
Offers a comprehensive overview of the social, political, economic, and religious history of fashion and clothing from 1801 to the present, discussing how clothing has been used in cultures around the world and throughout time to signify one's beliefs, status, and ethnicity and exploring major trends that have influenced the development of fashion.
 

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Contents

The Nineteenth Century
1
19001918
89
The Twenties
113
The Thirties
129
The Forties
141
The Fifties
153
The Sixties
163
The Seventies
179
The Eighties
195
The Nineties
211
2000Present
229
Glossary
241
List of Museums
273
About the Editor and Contributors
279
Index
281
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