A Brief History of Underpants (Paperback)
From bloomers to boxers, everyone wears underwear! One part humor, one part history, A Brief History of Underpants explores the evolution of fashion's most unmentionable garment.
Gain a whole new understanding of underthings as you:
- Learn which ruler was buried with over 100 pairs of underwear.
- Discover how people kept their underclothes from falling off before elastic was invented.
- Find out why some underwear was made from feathers.
- And much, much more!
About the Author
Christine Van Zandt is an author, editor, and book reviewer who lives in California with her family.
"I laughed my butt off! Not only is this book funny, but Christine Van Zandt delivers a veritable wedgie-whirlwind of utterly fascinating underwear info!"—Aaron Reynolds, New York Times bestselling author of Creepy Pair of Underwear
Leaving no double entendre unturned, Van Zandt chronicles tushie-wear from the “beginning of buns” onward—Booklist
Humorous illustrations and bouncy text keep the pages turning quickly in this lightweight history,—School Library Journal