Patriots Against Fashion

Clothing and Nationalism in Europe’s Age of Revolutions

  • Alexander Maxwell

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
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  12. Back Matter
    Pages 237-311

About this book


During the era of the French revolution, patriots across Europe tried to introduce a national uniform. This book, the first comparative study of national uniform schemes, discusses case studies from Austria, Bulgaria, England, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, Sweden, Turkey the United States, and Wales.


Uniforms costume fashion clothing nationalism egalitarianism revolutions French Revolution gender women Austria England Europe France Germany Hungary revolution Spain

Authors and affiliations

  • Alexander Maxwell
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  1. 1.Victoria UniversityNew Zealand

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2014
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-44698-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-27714-5
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