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6 edition of Latin American Fashion Reader (Dress, Body, Culture) found in the catalog.

Latin American Fashion Reader (Dress, Body, Culture)

  • 73 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Berg Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Costume,
  • Cultural studies,
  • Fashion design,
  • History,
  • Beauty & Grooming - General,
  • Art,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Latin America,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Fashion,
  • Art / Fashion,
  • Clothing and dress,
  • Social life and customs

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8623646M
    ISBN 101859738931
    ISBN 109781859738931


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