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Fashions of a decade. The 1940s

Author: Patricia Baker; Robert Price
Publisher: New York : Facts on File, ©1992.
Series: Fashions of a decade.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Chronicles clothing trends of the 1940s and the influence of World War II on styles of dress, availability of many fabrics, and the new ideas of "designers at war."
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patricia Baker; Robert Price
ISBN: 0816024677 9780816024674
OCLC Number: 23286989
Description: 64 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm.
Contents: V for victory --
British designers at war --
The American challenge --
Paris under fire --
Zoot-suiters, Spivs and Zazous --
Men at war and peace --
Hollywood --
The New look.
Series Title: Fashions of a decade.
Other Titles: 1940s.
Responsibility: Patricia Baker ; series editors, Valerie Cumming and Elane Feldman ; original illustrations by Robert Price.

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Chronicles clothing trends of the 1940s and the influence of World War II on styles of dress, availability of many fabrics, and the new ideas of "designers at war."

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