Never before has the tattoo been spread across the various strata of society with such enthusiasm. In just a few decades this practice dating from the Neolithic period has become a globalized phenomenon. Now retrace the history of the tattoo in this look at its role in fashion, societal standing, and aesthetics. Bullet points: * The perfect impulse purchase for the friend that knows it all-or needs to know more! * Learn about this cultural touchstone that's become a bonafide global fashion trend! * Advance solicited for October release!