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The Resource Zoot suit : the enigmatic career of an extreme style, Kathy Peiss

Zoot suit : the enigmatic career of an extreme style, Kathy Peiss

Label
Zoot suit : the enigmatic career of an extreme style
Title
Zoot suit
Title remainder
the enigmatic career of an extreme style
Statement of responsibility
Kathy Peiss
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Focusing on the most notorious fashion of the 1940s, Zoot Suit traces its enigmatic career during World War II and after, as it spread from Harlem across the United States and around the world. In so doing, this book offers a new perspective on youth culture and the politics of style
Member of
Cataloging source
CDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Peiss, Kathy Lee
Dewey number
391/.10973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
In English
LC call number
GT525
LC item number
.P45 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
EBL-Schweitzer
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Clothing and dress
  • Fashion
  • Minority youth
  • HISTORY
  • Clothing and dress
  • Fashion
  • United States
Label
Zoot suit : the enigmatic career of an extreme style, Kathy Peiss
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 6. Zooting Around the World
  • Aftermath
  • Notes
  • Index
  • Acknowledgments
  • Frontmatter
  • CONTENTS
  • Introduction
  • 1. Making the Suit Zoot
  • 2. Going to Extremes
  • 3. Into the Public Eye
  • 4. From Rags to Riot
  • 5. Reading the Riddle
Control code
822890077
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (238 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812243376
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.9783/9780812204599
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
420945
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)822890077
Label
Zoot suit : the enigmatic career of an extreme style, Kathy Peiss
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 6. Zooting Around the World
  • Aftermath
  • Notes
  • Index
  • Acknowledgments
  • Frontmatter
  • CONTENTS
  • Introduction
  • 1. Making the Suit Zoot
  • 2. Going to Extremes
  • 3. Into the Public Eye
  • 4. From Rags to Riot
  • 5. Reading the Riddle
Control code
822890077
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (238 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812243376
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.9783/9780812204599
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
420945
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)822890077

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