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What People Wore During the Westward Expansion (Clothing, Costumes, and Uniforms Throughout American History)

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From factories to farms and ballrooms to battlefields, this exciting new series uses clothing as a window through which to view our nation's ever-changing social and political climate. Through the use of engaging text, fine art illustrations, historical photographs, and living history reenactments, young readers are given a unique perspective on American history from the first settlements to the tumult of the Civil War.<P>The harsh life of the Western frontier demanded tough people and tough clothing. This book explores the amazing diversity of the population of the new West, from Eastern settlers, to miners, to cowboys through the costumes and uniforms that they wore.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780823956678
Publisher:
PowerKids Press
Location:
New York
Author:
Draper, Allison Stark
Subject:
History
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Beauty & Grooming - General
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - History - General
Subject:
Costume
Subject:
Clothing and dress
Subject:
United States Social life and customs.
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Series:
Clothing, Costumes, and Uniforms Throughout American History
Series Volume:
104-677
Publication Date:
January 2003
Binding:
Library Binding
Grade Level:
Primary
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
24
Dimensions:
8.48x10.10x.32 in. .78 lbs.
Age Level:
04-08

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