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Only the clothes on her back : clothing and the hidden history of power in the nineteenth-century United States

Title
Only the clothes on her back : clothing and the hidden history of power in the nineteenth-century United States / Laura F. Edwards.
ISBN
9780197568606 (ebook) :
Publication
New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2022.
Physical Description
1 online resource : illustrations (black and white, and colour).
Local Notes
Access is available to the Yale community.
Notes
Also issued in print: 2022.
Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on December 16, 2021).
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Summary
'Only the Clothes on Her Back' illuminates the ways in which women, men of colour, and poor people used textiles as a form of property that enabled them to gain access the legal system and to exercise political power.
Variant and related titles
Oxford scholarship online.
Other formats
Print version :
Format
Books / Online
Language
English
Added to Catalog
January 27, 2022
Series
Oxford scholarship online.
Oxford scholarship online
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Audience
Specialized.
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