Worn: A People's History of Clothing  by Sofi Thanhauser

Worn: A People's History of Clothing

Sofi Thanhauser

400 pages first pub 2022 (editions)

nonfiction business history informative medium-paced


A sweeping and captivatingly told history of clothing and the stuff it's made of--an unparalleled deep dive into how we've made what we wear, and how our garments have transformed our societies, our planet, and our lives.In this ambitious, panoram...

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emotional 5%
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