Uniforms : Why We Are What We Where (Paperback)

Author: Fussell, Paul

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"Uniforms parses the hidden meanings of the apparel we wear--from brass buttons to blue jeans, badges to feather flourishes--to connect us to our chosen peers.


Publisher Lightning Source Inc
Mfg Part# 9780618381883
SKU 33841853
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0618381880
Release Date 4/10/2007
Dimensions (in Inches) 8.75H x 5.25L x 0.5T
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Annotation Cultural historian Paul Fussell turns his attention to uniforms of all kinds--military, ecclesiastical, medical, athletic, and many more--and analyzes their symbolism, their purpose, and the role they play in society.
Editors Note Presents a series of anecdotes that tell the history and meaning of American uniforms, identifying their cultural significance in terms of how uniforms unite and divide people as well as how they vary throughout the world. Reprint.
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Book Format Paperback
Number of Pages 0220
Publisher Mariner Books
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