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The Civil War

During the bloodiest conflict the United States has ever known, the clothing of men, women, and children changed little as the country was consumed by war. Complete with ample sidebars, The Civil War giv… (See Below for Full Description)
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During the bloodiest conflict the United States has ever known, the clothing of men, women, and children changed little as the country was consumed by war. Complete with ample sidebars, The Civil War gives readers the necessary background about this tumultuous time in American history so they can understand how clothing, from hooped skirts to army uniforms, differed by region and by class. Photographs from movies, including Gone with the Wind, illustrate various popular types of clothing worn.

Chapters include:
  • War Begins
  • Antebellum and Civil War Dress: Women
  • Antebellum and Civil War Dress: Men and Children
  • Southern Uniforms
  • Northern Uniforms
  • Slaves' Clothes
  • The Blockade of the South
  • The North's Victory and Reconstruction.

Additional Info

ISBN-13 978-1-60413-381-3
ISBN-10 1604133813
eBook ISBN 978-1-4381-2734-7
Bundle Options Individual
Language English
Publisher Infobase Learning
From the Series Costume and Fashion Source Books
Author Karen Taschek
Publication Date 5/1/2009
Book's Binding Hardcover
Imprint Chelsea House
Specifications Full-color photographs and illustrations. Bibliography. Glossary. Index.
Available Formats Print & eBook

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