Fashions of a decade: The 1940s

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Clothing has been a consistent recorder of history through the years, documenting the heights of fashion as it threaded its way through post-war society. ""Fashions of a Decade: The 1950s"" traces this intricate history, from nylon stockings and stiletto heels to full skirts and slim-fitting bodices to Baby Doll nightwear and textured leisure suits. An essential resource for history and fashion lovers alike, this revised, full-color volume brings to life a fascinating decade of clothing history.
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subject_facet Costume -- History -- 20th century, Costume -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature, Fashion -- History -- 20th century, Fashion -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature
title_display Fashions of a decade : The 1940s
title_full Fashions of a decade : The 1940s / Patricia Baker ; series editors, Valerie Cumming and Elane Feldman ; original illustrations by Robert Price
title_short Fashions of a decade :
title_sub The 1940s
topic_facet 20th century, Costume, Fashion, History