Dressed: The History of Fashion
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The Swimsuit: a Revealing History, Part I

July 24, 201852 min
In part one of this two-part series, we explore the origins of one of the most controversial garments in history: the swimsuit.Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htmAnd to learn about your ad choices when listening to podcasts, visit https://www.howstuffworks.com/privacy.htm#ad-choices