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The White T

New York : Harperstyle, 1996. 1st Edition. Description: 143 p. : ill. (some col. ) ; 34 cm. Subjects: T-shirts--History. T-shirts--Social aspects. Summary: A fabulous tribute to the one piece of clothing worn by people of every age, gender, and shape, the white T captures the zeitgeist of our times. With striking photographs and sophisticated text, the white T traces the colorful history of the classic garment worn by billions all over the world. From the first Hanes version sold in the 1930s for twenty-four cents to its transformation into the ultimate in cool.