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Fugitive Denim

A Moving Story of People and Pants in the Borderless World of Global Trade

by Rachel Louise Snyder

  • 362 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by W. W. Norton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Textile And Clothing Industries (Economic Aspects),
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Industries - Fashion & Textile Industry,
  • Industries - Textile Industry,
  • International - General,
  • Business & Economics / Industries / Textile Industry,
  • Clothing trade,
  • Denim,
  • International Trade

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10157293M
    ISBN 100393061809
    ISBN 109780393061802

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    Rachel Louise Snyder is the author of Fugitive Denim, the novel What We’ve Lost is Nothing, and No Visible Bruises. Her print work has appeared in the New Yorker, the New York Times magazine, Slate, Salon, theWashington Post, the Huffington Post, the Chicago Tribune, the New Republic, and others. You searched for: the denim book! Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and one-of-a-kind products and gifts related to your search. No matter what you’re looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. Let’s get started!


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