From Front Porch to Back Seat: Courtship in Twentieth-Century America

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Johns Hopkins University Press, Aug 1, 1989 - History - 208 pages
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"Whether or not we've come a long way since then, this engaging study of courtship shows that at least half the fun is in reading about getting there." -- St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

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Review: From Front Porch to Back Seat: Courtship in Twentieth-Century America

User Review  - Hillbillie - Goodreads

Not true historical non-fiction, which means the book is entertaining. Factual, but told from feminist perspective (two thumbs up to that says me). Easy to read with great graphics. The sexist ... Read full review

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User Review  - Shawn Thrasher - Goodreads

I heard Beth Bailey speak on backstoryradio.org, and found her topic fascinating. Her book, not so much. I'd definitely go hear her speak, but I just didn't find her writing style as interesting as her speaking style. Read full review

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