The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Clothing Through World History: 1801 to the present
Greenwood Publishing Group, 2008 - Clothing and dress - 376 pages
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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