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Author Downey, Lynn, 1954- author

Title Levi Strauss : the man who gave blue jeans to the world / Lynn Downey
Published Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, [2016]
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Contents Enlightened nationalities -- The fate that has been assigned to me -- Store-princes -- A limitless opening for industry and talent -- Hard labor and wild delights -- Steamer day -- Treasonable combinations -- Our solid merchants -- "The secratt of them pants is the rivits" -- Patent riveted clothing -- Towers of strength -- Home industry -- Very strong opinions -- The best interests of the people of this state -- For over twenty years -- All will be sunshine for San Francisco and California -- A city man -- Imperishable
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Strauss, Levi, 1829-1902.
Levi Strauss and Company -- History.
Clothing trade -- United States -- History.
Jeans (Clothing) -- United States -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1613764634 (electronic bk.)
9781613764633 (electronic bk.)
(jacketed cloth ; alk. paper)