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Medieval Garments Reconstructed: Norse Clothing Patterns

Medieval Garments Reconstructed

Norse Clothing Patterns

Lilli Fransen, Anna Nørgård and 1 more...
Aarhus University Press (2011)
US$22.00

Short introduction to the amazing finds of garments from the Norse settlement of Herjolfnes in...

Guests of the Sheik: An Ethnography of an Iraqi Village

Guests of the Sheik

An Ethnography of an Iraqi Village

Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2010)
US$10.99

A delightful, well-written, and vastly informative ethnographic study, this is an account of...

A Tribe Apart: A Journey into the Heart of American Adolescence

A Tribe Apart

A Journey into the Heart of American Adolescence

Random House Publishing Group (2013)
US$10.99

For three fascinating, disturbing years, writer Patricia Hersch journeyed inside a world that is as...

Animal Spaces, Beastly Places
Taylor and Francis (2000)
US$78.95

Animal Spaces, Beastly Places examines how animals interact and relate with people in different...

It's True! Fashion Can Be Fatal
Allen & Unwin (2004)
US$7.60

The history of European fashion and fashion folly, this is the seventh book in the fantastic...

The Lore of the Playground: One hundred years of children's games, rhymes and traditions

The Lore of the Playground

One hundred years of children's games, rhymes and traditions

Random House (2010)
US$28.19

From conkers to marbles, from British Bulldog to tag, not forgetting 'one potato, two potato' and...

British Chimney Sweeps: Five Centuries of Chimney Sweeping

British Chimney Sweeps

Five Centuries of Chimney Sweeping

New Amsterdam Books (2001)
US$15.99

The art and science of chimney sweeping, from the development of chimneys in the twelfth century to...

Tattoo Machine: Tall Tales, True Stories, and My Life in Ink

Tattoo Machine

Tall Tales, True Stories, and My Life in Ink

Random House Publishing Group (2009)
US$4.99

As the proprietor of the legendary Sea Tramp Tattoo Company, in Portland, Oregon, Jeff Johnson has...

Wasted Lives: Modernity and Its Outcasts

Wasted Lives

Modernity and Its Outcasts

Wiley (2013)
US$20.66

The production of ‘human waste’ – or more precisely, wasted lives, the ‘superfluous’ populations of...

Dress and the Roman Woman: Self-Presentation and Society

Dress and the Roman Woman

Self-Presentation and Society

Taylor and Francis (2012)
US$45.95

In ancient Rome, the subtlest details in dress helped to distinguish between levels of social and...