Lawrence Public Library

Of beards and men, the revealing history of facial hair, Christopher Oldstone-Moore - (cloth : alk. paper)

Table Of Contents
Introduction: male-pattern history -- Why do men have beards? -- In the beginning -- The classic shave -- How Jesus got his beard -- The inner beard of the Middle Ages -- The beard Renaissance -- The shave of reason -- Manliness in the romantic imagination -- Patriarchs of the industrial age -- Muscles and mustaches -- Corporate men of the twentieth century -- Hair on the left -- Postmodern men -- Conclusions
Literary Form
non fiction
Physical Description
338 pages, illustrations, 24 cm

Library Locations

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