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All the dirt : a history of getting clean

Author: Katherine Ashenburg; Capucine Mazille
Publisher: Toronto ; Berkeley ; Vancouver : Annick Press, [2016] ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents information about personal cleanliness in different historical periods and cultures from around the world, examining the widely varying conceptions of what cleanliness has meant in different times and places.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Nonfiction
Literature
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Additional Physical Format: Ashenburg, Katherine, author.
All the dirt on getting clean./
Toronto : Annick Press, 2016.
(CaOONL)20169002365
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Katherine Ashenburg; Capucine Mazille
ISBN: 9781554517909 1554517907 9781554517893 1554517893
OCLC Number: 935988199
Description: 108 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour), portraits (some colour) ; 24 cm.
Contents: Eight myths about "clean" --
Ancient grime: 3000 BCE to 306 CE --
Saints, steam, and soap: 307 to 1550 --
It's a foul, foul world: 1550 to 1715 --
Some like it cold: 1715 to 1800 --
Baths and how to take them: Europe, 1800 to 1900 --
Wet all over at once: North America, 1800 to 1900 --
Soap opera: 1875 to 1960 --
The household shrine: 1960 to the present --
Good microbes, bad microbes: into the future.
Responsibility: Katherine Ashenburg ; illustrated by Capucine Mazille.

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