Volume Six: East Asia
Hardback 480pp Illustrated 275x208mm
9781847883957   Product Code: 20317
Written for both academic and general readers, the volumes of the Berg Encyclopedia focus on the 19th to early 21st centuries and comprise essays on the full spectrum of issues relating to dress and body modification, with topics ranging from Japanese tattoos to the history of the Cheongsam, or Chinese one-piece dress. The 59 essays in this volume cover China, Korea and Japan.