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Mr. Blue Jeans

author: Weidt, Maryann N
Traces the life of the immigrant Jewish peddler who went on to found Levi Strauss & Co.
920
year: 1990
copies: 27
call number/section: 920
lexile: 960
subjects: strauss, levi, businessmen, clothing trade [X], jeans (clothing)

Fashion Careers

author: Jones, Jen
Explores different careers in the fashion industry--including seamstress, trend analyst, buyer, and photographer--and discusses how to get started in the business.
746.9
year: 2007
copies: 10
call number/section: 746.9
lexile: 810
subjects: fashion, clothing trade [X]

Everyone Wears His Name

author: Henry, Sondra
Traces the life of the immigrant Jewish peddler who went on to found Levi Strauss & Co.
920
year: 1990
copies: 14
call number/section: 920
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Levi Strauss

author: Van Steenwyk, Elizabeth
Traces the life of the immigrant Jewish peddler who went on to found Levi Strauss & Co.
920
year: 1988
copies: 2
call number/section: 920
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Triangle

author: Von Drehle, Dave
Chronicles the events surrounding the fire at the Triangle shirtwaist factory which broke out on March 25, 1911, killing more than one hundred factory workers who were trapped after the fire broke out, and discusses how the fire changed the work force in America.
974.7
year: 2003
copies: 17
call number/section: 974.7
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Fugitive Denim

author: Snyder, Rachel Louise
An investigation of globalization and the garment industry as revealed through a look at how a pair of denim pants gets manufactured, from the cotton fields of Azerbaijan, with stops in Italy, Cambodia, China, and New York.
382
year: 2008
copies: 1
call number/section: 382
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subjects: clothing trade [X], denim, international trade

Global Girlfriends

author: Edgar, Stacey
Stacey Edgar recounts how she created a socially conscious business that has helped women on five continents feed their families and send their children to school with only a few thousand dollars and a desire to help others.
382
year: 2012
copies: 2
call number/section: 382
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subjects: clothing trade [X], poor women, women in development

Let's Get Dressed

author: Walton, Ruth
"Discusses the different fibers and textiles our clothing is made from, including cotton, wool, and other natural and synthetic fabrics"--Provided by publisher.
391
year: 2013
copies: 1
call number/section: 391
lexile: 770
subjects: clothing and dress, clothing trade [X]

Levi Strauss

author: Raatma, Lucia
Briefly introduces the life of Levi Strauss, a Bavarian Jew who immigrated to the United States in 1847 and became a very successful businessman and philanthropist after inventing blue jeans.
920
year: 2004
copies: 6
call number/section: 920
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The Fashion Industry

author: Espejo, Roman
A series of essays that express various perspectives on the fashion industry around the world.
338.4
year: 2010
copies: 4
call number/section: 338.4
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Career Opportunities In The Fashion Industry

author: Vogt, Peter
Profiles over seventy careers in the fashion industry, looking at opportunities in apparel and textile design, production, retail, manufacturing, fashion journalism, public relations, marketing, modeling, and merchandising, with information on salaries, requirements, employment and advancement prospects, and other aspects of each job.
746.9
year: 2007
copies: 8
call number/section: 746.9
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In An Influential Fashion

author: Kellogg, Ann T.
Presents alphabetized profiles of 164 fashion designers and retailers from around the world who significantly affected American culture between the late nineteenth century and the end of the twentieth, reflecting changes in politics, society, and the economy.
920
year: 2002
copies: 2
call number/section: 920
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subjects: clothing trade [X], fashion, fashion designers, clothing industry

Fashion History

author: Jones, Jen
Chronicles the history of fashion as an industry, identifies some of the influences on fashion, and looks at how styles have changed over time.
391
year: 2007
copies: 10
call number/section: 391
lexile: 860
subjects: clothing trade [X], fashion, clothing industry

Careers In The Fashion Industry

author: Giacobello, John
Provides information about the educational requirements, employment opportunities, and creative potential within the world of fashion.
746.9
year: 2003
copies: 2
call number/section: 746.9
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Doohickey

author: Hautman, Pete
After his clothing store and apartment go up in flames, Nick Fashon finds himself homeless and accused of arson, but his luck seems to change when he inherits a pet-coffin business from his late grandfather along with a variety of bizarre inventions the old man had created.
FIC
year: 2002
copies: 1
call number/section: FIC
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