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The Resource Bad girls of fashion : style rebels from Cleopatra to Lady Gaga, Jennifer Croll ; illustrated by Ada Buchholc

Bad girls of fashion : style rebels from Cleopatra to Lady Gaga, Jennifer Croll ; illustrated by Ada Buchholc

Label
Bad girls of fashion : style rebels from Cleopatra to Lady Gaga
Title
Bad girls of fashion
Title remainder
style rebels from Cleopatra to Lady Gaga
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer Croll ; illustrated by Ada Buchholc
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Explores the lives of ten famous women who have used clothing to make a statement, change perceptions, break rules, attract power, or express their individuality. Included are Cleopatra, Marie Antoinette, Coco Chanel, Marlene Dietrich, Madonna, and Lady Gaga. Sidebar subjects include: Elizabeth I, Marilyn Monroe, Rihanna, and Vivienne Westwood."--Provided by publisher
Summary
Shows how daring women throughout history have dressed to shake things up -- breaking the rules, in fashion, and in their lives.
Writing style
Additional physical form
Issued also in electronic formats.
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10527145
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Croll, Jennifer
Dewey number
391/.2/092/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
1130
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1130
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Buchholc, Ada
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fashion
  • Women's clothing
  • Celebrities
  • Costume
  • Women
  • Celebrities
  • Fashion
  • Women's clothing
  • Celebrities
  • Costume
  • Women
  • Celebrities
Target audience
adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
style rebels from Cleopatra to Lady Gaga
Label
Bad girls of fashion : style rebels from Cleopatra to Lady Gaga, Jennifer Croll ; illustrated by Ada Buchholc
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-201) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1. Cleopatra: Fashion leader -- Empress Dowager Cixi -- Elizabeth I -- Angela Davis -- 2. Marie Antoinette: Fashion decadent -- Imelda Marcos -- Rose Bertin -- Wallis Simpson -- Chapter 3. Coco Chanel: Fashion modernizer -- Josephine Baker -- Amelia Bloomer -- Louise Brooks -- Chapter 4. Frida Kahlo: Fashion artist -- Miuccia Prada -- M.I.A. -- Elsa Schiaparelli -- Chapter 5. Marlene Dietrich: Fashion gender-bender -- George Sand -- Diane Keaton -- Twiggy -- Chapter 6. Diana Vreeland: Fashion instigator -- Anna Wintour -- Grace Coddington -- Tavi Gevinson -- Chapter 7. Madonna: Fashion chameleon -- Grace Jones -- Marilyn Monroe -- Rihanna -- Chapter 8. Rei Kawakubo: Anti-fashion -- Cindy Sherman -- Yoko Ono -- Björk -- Chapter 9. Kathleen Hanna: Fashion radical -- Vivienne Westwood -- Beth Ditto -- Pussy Riot -- Chapter 10. Lady Gaga: Fashion Freak -- Nicki Minaj -- Cher -- Isabella Blow and Daphne Guinness
Control code
20822124
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
205 pages
Isbn
9781554517855
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn935988198
  • (OCoLC)935988198
Label
Bad girls of fashion : style rebels from Cleopatra to Lady Gaga, Jennifer Croll ; illustrated by Ada Buchholc
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-201) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1. Cleopatra: Fashion leader -- Empress Dowager Cixi -- Elizabeth I -- Angela Davis -- 2. Marie Antoinette: Fashion decadent -- Imelda Marcos -- Rose Bertin -- Wallis Simpson -- Chapter 3. Coco Chanel: Fashion modernizer -- Josephine Baker -- Amelia Bloomer -- Louise Brooks -- Chapter 4. Frida Kahlo: Fashion artist -- Miuccia Prada -- M.I.A. -- Elsa Schiaparelli -- Chapter 5. Marlene Dietrich: Fashion gender-bender -- George Sand -- Diane Keaton -- Twiggy -- Chapter 6. Diana Vreeland: Fashion instigator -- Anna Wintour -- Grace Coddington -- Tavi Gevinson -- Chapter 7. Madonna: Fashion chameleon -- Grace Jones -- Marilyn Monroe -- Rihanna -- Chapter 8. Rei Kawakubo: Anti-fashion -- Cindy Sherman -- Yoko Ono -- Björk -- Chapter 9. Kathleen Hanna: Fashion radical -- Vivienne Westwood -- Beth Ditto -- Pussy Riot -- Chapter 10. Lady Gaga: Fashion Freak -- Nicki Minaj -- Cher -- Isabella Blow and Daphne Guinness
Control code
20822124
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
205 pages
Isbn
9781554517855
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn935988198
  • (OCoLC)935988198

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