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The Resource Clean : a history of personal hygiene and purity, Virginia Smith

Clean : a history of personal hygiene and purity, Virginia Smith

Label
Clean : a history of personal hygiene and purity
Title
Clean
Title remainder
a history of personal hygiene and purity
Statement of responsibility
Virginia Smith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Using first-hand accounts and sources, Clean unfolds the long history of personal hygiene and purity from pre-historic grooming rituals to New Age medicine, from medieval ascetics to 21st century cosmetics."--Jacket
Cataloging source
NLM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Virginia
Dewey number
613.409
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
RA776.98
LC item number
.S65 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2007 G-716
  • QT 11.1
NLM item number
S662c 2007
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hygiene
  • Baths
  • Hygiene
  • History of Medicine
  • Baths
  • Hygiene
  • Hygiene
  • Higiene
Label
Clean : a history of personal hygiene and purity, Virginia Smith
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 351-436) 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
Bio-physicality -- The cosmetic toilette -- Greek hygiene -- Roman baths -- Asceticism -- Medieval morals -- Protestant regimens -- Civil cleanliness -- Health crusaders -- The body beautiful
Control code
ocm80331771
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
viii, 457 pages
Isbn
9780199532087
Lccn
2007298113
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o80331771
  • (OCoLC)80331771
Label
Clean : a history of personal hygiene and purity, Virginia Smith
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 351-436) 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
Bio-physicality -- The cosmetic toilette -- Greek hygiene -- Roman baths -- Asceticism -- Medieval morals -- Protestant regimens -- Civil cleanliness -- Health crusaders -- The body beautiful
Control code
ocm80331771
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
viii, 457 pages
Isbn
9780199532087
Lccn
2007298113
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o80331771
  • (OCoLC)80331771

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