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Costume since 1945 : historical dress from couture to street style

Author: Deirdre Clancy Steer; Bloomsbury Publishing.
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury Academic, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Deirdre Clancy Steer; Bloomsbury Publishing.
ISBN: 9781474240741 1474240747 9781472539403 1472539400 9781472524249 1472524241 9781474240734 1474240739
OCLC Number: 951412046
Description: [8], 280 s. : il. kolor. ; 25 cm
Contents: Foreword to the first edition by Adrian Noble, Theatre Director, UKPreface to the second editionIntroduction1. 1945-50: Peace and the New Look2. 1950-55: Paris Rules3. 1955-60: The Rise of the Teenager4. 1960-65: The Kennedy Years5. 1965-70: Vietnam vs Flower Power6. 1970-75: Retromania7. 1975-80: The Rise of the New Woman8. 1980-85: Swing to the Right9. 1985-90: Power Dress and the New Man10. 1990-95: Pluralism11. 1995-2000: Revivals and Casual Chic12. 2000-05: Transition and Complexity13. 2005-Present: Effortless and EasyPostscriptGlossaryBibliographyIndex
Responsibility: Deirdre Clancy.


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A really useful and informative survey of how fashions change - beautifully illustrated by one of our greatest costume designers. * Gregory Doran, Artistic Director at the Royal Shakespeare Company, Read more...

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