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Power and Style: A World History of Politics and Dress

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From the invention of clothing to modern menswear, fashion has been used to embody power in monarchies, military regimes, dictatorships, and the birth of democracy. From the advent of the first civilizations along the Euphrates, Indus, and Nile rivers, clothing has not only offered protection from the elements, but it has also served as an expression of political power and ...more
Hardcover, 288 pages
Published March 5th 2013 by Flammarion
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