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  • Paperback: 244 pages
  • Publisher: Berg 3PL (1 Sept. 2003)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1859737471
  • ISBN-13: 978-1859737477
  • Product Dimensions: 15.6 x 1.3 x 23.4 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 1.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 341,556 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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'The essays in Wedding Dress Across Cultures eloquently support the premise that costume for weddings is the most profound and exquisite way that a society distinguishes itself in the language of dress.'The Journal of American Culture'A tremendous amount of research has gone into this book, and every page is crammed with interesting and significant facts. It has absolutely everything a student or researcher needs to know about weddings.'Elizabeth Emanuel

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Helen Bradley Foster is Lecturer, University of Minnesota. Donald Clay Johnson is Curator, Ames Library of South Asia, University of Minnesota.


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Rubbish, waste of paper, time & money. Does not justify the title as has nothing on Pakistani weddings.
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Amazon.com: HASH(0x86cf7828) out of 5 stars 2 reviews
HASH(0x86fd9d08) out of 5 stars academic but interesting! 28 April 2011
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I enjoyed this book. It is not your typical book about weddings or dress. The whole book was a good read, but the best chapters are: The American Groom wore a Celtic Kilt and Packaged in Japan.
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HASH(0x86af5cfc) out of 5 stars Informational not inspirational 6 Feb. 2010
By Geri M. Bosley - Published on Amazon.com
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This book is interesting if you are looking for a more anthropological assessment of wedding gowns and the cultures they are from. Since I make wedding gowns I was looking for something that gave me a much more visual exploration of the gowns, the details, the colors that are important to other cultures. It doesn't give me the inspiration I was looking for.
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