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Published: 15 July 2010

6000 Pages | 2,000 b&w

8-1/2 x 11 inches

ISBN: 9780195377330

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Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion

Ten-volume set

Joanne B. Eicher

  • Winner of the 2011 Dartmouth Medal
  • 10 volumes and 3.6 million words - the largest reference source on dress and human adornment worldwide
  • Individual volumes, each coordinated by a specialist Editor, provide wide-ranging coverage of dress and fashion in different regions
  • In-depth, original articles on countries, themes, cultural groups, and types of dress
  • Special articles on sources an evidence for each major geographical area
  • "Snapshot" articles featuring illuminating examples and case studies
  • Invaluable bibliographies and suggestions for further reading for each article aid research
  • Cross-references and an analytical cumulative index as well as individual volume indices

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