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              Books by Virginia Postrel

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              The Fabric of Civilization: How Textiles Made the World

              The Fabric of Civilization: How Textiles Made the World (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Postrel, Virginia

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              From Paleolithic flax to 3D knitting, an expansive global history that highlights how textiles truly changed the world (Wall Street Journal)

              ISBN 9781541617629
              Released NZ 14 Jun 2022
              Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
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              The Future and Its Enemies: The Growing Conflict Over Creativity, Enterprise and Progress
                

              The Future and Its Enemies: The Growing Conflict Over Creativity, Enterprise and Progress (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Postrel, Virginia

              • RRP: $47.00
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              A passionate proponent of the dynamic approach, Postrel analyzes how true progress stems from the ideas of individuals unencumbered by nostalgia for the past or the static assumptions and bureaucratic rules of the present.

              ISBN 9780684862699
              Publisher Simon & Schuster
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              The Substance of Style: How the Rise of Aesthetic Value Is Remaking Commerce, Culture, and Consciousness
               

              The Substance of Style: How the Rise of Aesthetic Value Is Remaking Commerce, Culture, and Consciousness (Paperback)

              By Postrel, Virginia

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              In today's world, making things look good is a growth industry, whether it's sleek leather pants, a shiny new Apple computer, or a toaster. In this penetrating New York Times Notable Book, Postrel shows that the allure of look and feel is both strong and disquieting.

              ISBN 9780060933852
              Publisher Harper Perennial
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