Volume Seven: Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands
Hardback 566pp Illustrated 277x207mm
9781847883964   Product Code: 20318
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 Maori moko to 'swimwear, surfwear and the bronzed body' in Australia. The 75 essays in this volume cover both first nation and European dress in Australia and New Zealand, and Polynesia, Melanesia and Micronesia.