Survey of Historic Costume | Edition: 5
Author: Phyllis G. Tortora, Keith Eubank
publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
publisher Date: 06/08/2009
Schools: University of South Carolina，University of Houston，Washington State University，Wayne State University，Rutgers,The State University of New Jersey，Texas A&M University，Louislana State University，Penn State University，Drexel University，Southern Methodist University，University of Delaware，University of North Carolina at Greensboro，New Mexico State University，University of Central Arkansas
Description: The bestselling Survey of Historic Costume covers the history of Western dress from the ancient world to the years following the turn of the millennium. The costume of each period is viewed within its historical, cultural, and economic context. Sources utilized in the study of costume are described and evaluated. Perfect for anyone interested in historic costume, fashion, textiles, drama, and design, this beautifully illustrated book is full of interesting facts and commentary.