|aWhy'd they wear that?|bfashion as the mirror of history|cSarah Albee ; foreword by Timothy Gunn.
|aWhy did they wear that?
|aWashington, D.C.|bNational Geographic|cc2015.
|a192 p.|bill. (chiefly col.)|c29 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references (p. 185) and index.
|aLearn about outrageous, politically-perilous, funky, disgusting, regrettable, and life-threatening creations people have worn throughout the course of human history, all the way up to the present day. From spats and togas to hoop skirts and hair shirts, why people wore what they did is an illuminating way to look at the social, economic, political, and moral climates throughout history.
|aClothing and dress|xHistory|vJuvenile literature.