Wearing Propaganda

Textiles in Japan, Britain, and the United States 1931–1945
Editor(s): 
Atkins, Jacqueline M.
ISBN: 
0300109253
Date published: 
November 2005
Hardback
Price: 
£35.00
Pages: 
400

Protest fashion from the Vietnam War years is widely familiar, but today few are aware that dramatic fashion and textile designs served as patriotic propaganda for the Japanese, British, and Americans during the Asia-Pacific War (1931-1945). This fabulously illustrated book presents hundreds of examples of how fashion was employed by commercial interests on all sides of the conflict to boost morale and fan patriotism