Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “The Way They Were: Dressed in 1860-1865: A Photographic Reference, Vol 2” as Want to Read:
The Way They Were: Dressed in 1860-1865: A Photographic Reference, Vol 2
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

The Way They Were: Dressed in 1860-1865: A Photographic Reference, Vol 2

4.55  ·  Rating details ·  11 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
This book is a unique record of magnified photos showcasing what "real" people wore in this hugely popular time period.
Paperback, 143 pages
Published January 1st 2011 by Thomas Publications
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about The Way They Were, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about The Way They Were

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-23)
Rating details
Sort: Default
|
Filter
Abby
Jun 22, 2015 rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: People with interest in the Civil War/1860's in America, or historical fashion
Shelves: non-fiction
This was a great informative book about Civil War era fashions. It was neatly categorized into women's children's, and men's fashions, and had a few pages of bonus group/family photographs at the end. The many pictures in this book are mostly very clear and good quality, and well sized on the page in order to see detail. There are categories within the sections, such as types of dresses for women, accessories, hair, and outerwear. There is just enough written information in paragraphs to interpr ...more
Hannah Wiest
Oct 21, 2014 rated it really liked it
As with the first volume, this one is a great reference, that I am sure I will return to again and again throughout my work as a living historian.
Laura R
rated it it was amazing
Aug 05, 2014
Anna
rated it it was amazing
Feb 11, 2016
Michelle
rated it it was amazing
Apr 25, 2012
Jennifer Freese
rated it it was amazing
Aug 11, 2012
Stormi Souter
rated it really liked it
Jan 23, 2014
Dana
rated it it was amazing
Nov 21, 2011
Dani Caputi
rated it it was amazing
Oct 03, 2015
Gregory Walker
rated it liked it
Dec 31, 2015
Stevie
rated it it was amazing
Feb 03, 2015
April
added it
Mar 29, 2013
Art
added it
Aug 18, 2014
Kathleen
marked it as to-read
Nov 12, 2014
Lisa Lindsey
marked it as to-read
Nov 13, 2014
Debbie
marked it as to-read
Sep 14, 2015
Susan Bowen
marked it as to-read
Oct 09, 2015
Katie
marked it as to-read
Apr 05, 2016
Marilyn
marked it as to-read
Jul 17, 2016
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »