Authors Steve Weil & Dan DeWeese have written the most comprehensive book of the details and history of the western shirt. Written and notated with tons of images and old advertisments make this a must for any western shirt afficianato. "Western Shirts is the resource on understanding the history behind these uniquely American pieces of art, and on what to look for in collecting them, because while fashion trends may come and go, quality design and construction are always recognizable. The book contains a complete list of Western shirt labels (over 240 of them!) to help you identify the manufacturer and date of your finds. Rowdy, rhinestone, saucy, sturdy, colorful, or plain- Western Shirts will make you want to kick up your spurs in Western delight as you follow them from practical wear, to costume, to fashion, to art". Gibbs Smith - Publisher.