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Complete Book of Fashion History : A Stylish Journey Through History and the Ultimate Guide for Being

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Explore world history and culture through the lens of fashion with The Complete Book of Fashion History. Travel through time and learn about the most popular fashion trends in history, from the animal furs of prehistory and golden crowns of ancient Egypt to the short skirts of flappers and the bell-bottoms of disco. Why did French aristocrats powder their hair? And why did knights wear so much chain mail? From buttons to zippers and leather sandals to high heels, young fashionistas will learn how fashion is often influenced by what's happening in the world around us. With colorful, engaging illustrations and fascinating historical facts, this quirky historical reference, geared toward young fashionistas, encourages discussion among children and their parents about different cultures and fashion trends through history.

Number of Pages: 80
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: Fashion, History
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Quarto Pub Group USA
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Jana Sedlackova
Language: English
Street Date: May 15, 2017
TCIN: 51767467
UPC: 9781633221833
Item Number (DPCI): 248-32-9775
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