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Fashion

Fashion: The Definitive History of Costume and Style

Discover what everyone is talking about. Fashion: The Definitive History of Costume and Style is an invaluable overview of the history of fashion and costume, showing how formal, leisure, and work wear have evolved over 3,000 years — from the early draped fabrics of ancient times to the catwalk sensations of the new millennium.

"This voluminous volume is for anyone who loves fashion… maybe, but more for anyone who loves anthropology, sociology, history … life."
Style Goes Strong
NBC Universal's fashion blog
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Photographic tours showcase classic pieces from every angle. Click to look inside:

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Timelines

Stunning catalogs of images that capture turning points in fashion history. Click to look inside:

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Trendsetters

The movers and shakers that set the style for each generation. Click to look inside:

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Design Icons

Designers from the royal courts to today's cutting-edge labels. Click to look inside:

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