- Author : Phyllis G. Tortora
- Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing USA
- Release Date : 2015-03-12
- Genre: Design
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- ISBN 10 : 9781628921694
Survey of Historic Costume Book Description :
Survey of Historic Costume, 6th Edition, is the best-selling introduction to Western dress from the ancient world through the twenty-first century. Each chapter presents social, cross-cultural, environmental, geographic, and artistic influences on clothing. With visuals, illustrated tables, and in-depth discussions, readers come to recognize recurring themes and concepts and understand the role of dress from a diverse, global perspective. The new edition features more than 1,000 full-color photographs and illustrations, a new feature that examines global dress, and a fully updated chapter on the twenty-first century. New Student Resources ~ Survey of Historic Costume STUDIO features online access includes provides a digital study tools such as visual...