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Clothing and Fashion: American Fashion from Head to Toe [4 volumes]
Language: en
Pages: 1786
Authors: José Blanco F., Patricia Kay Hunt-Hurst, Heather Vaughan Lee, Mary Doering
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-23 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

This unique four-volume encyclopedia examines the historical significance of fashion trends, revealing the social and cultural connections of clothing from the precolonial times to the present day. • Covers the fashions of all economic levels of Americans from the indigent to the very wealthy, from T-shirts to architecturally sculptured gowns
Encyclopedia of African American Popular Culture [4 volumes]
Language: en
Pages: 1733
Authors: Jessie Carney Smith
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-12-17 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

This four-volume encyclopedia contains compelling and comprehensive information on African American popular culture that will be valuable to high school students and undergraduates, college instructors, researchers, and general readers. • Contains writings from 100 contributing authors, all identified in a separate listing • Includes a chronology placing pivotal events—such as
American Sports: A History of Icons, Idols, and Ideas [4 volumes]
Language: en
Pages: 1573
Authors: Murry R. Nelson
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-23 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

America loves sports. This book examines and details the proof of this fascination seen throughout American society—in our literature, film, and music; our clothing and food; and the iconography of the nation.
Clothing, Society and Culture in Nineteenth-Century England, Volume 1
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Clare Rose, Vivienne Richmond
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-12-17 - Publisher: Routledge

In recent times clothing has come to be seen as a topic worthy of study, yet there has been little source material available. This three-volume edition presents previously unpublished documents which illuminate key developments and issues in clothing in nineteenth-century England.
The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Daily Life in America [4 volumes]
Language: en
Pages: 2664
Authors: Randall M. Miller Ph.D.
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-12-30 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

The course of daily life in the United States has been a product of tradition, environment, and circumstance. How did the Civil War alter the lives of women, both white and black, left alone on southern farms? How did the Great Depression change the lives of working class families in