A treasury of ethnic dress, this book ranges from the Amish of Pennsylvania to the Zulu of South Africa. Alphabetical entries cover more than 150 countries and regions, each represented by six or more illustrations. Six hundred drawings include images of men, women, and children. Captions describe the costumes and their associated traditions.India. 9? Plate. The civilization of the Indus Valley can be traced back at least 3000 years, making India one of the oldest civilizations in the world. ... An East Indian in modern dress with a high-collared, buttoned-up choga with side vents. ... A Sikh of Ludhiana, considered the worlda#39;s handsomest men, in a rose silk pagri, white linen shirt, the kfirtfi, brown linen or suede jodhpurs and red moroccan slippers.
|Title||:||Folk and Festival Costume|
|Author||:||R. Turner Wilcox|
|Publisher||:||Courier Corporation - 2011|