Whores in history: prostitution in western society

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Harper Collins, May 7, 1992 - Social Science - 380 pages
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User Review  - ccjolliffe - LibraryThing

Roberts, who comes from the dance tangent of the sex trade, may wax militant here & there. But there's no denying her central contention: the world's oldest profession grew out of the world's oldest oppression. Read full review

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User Review  - Crystal Cook - Goodreads

I read this cover to cover. I hadn't anticipated this being nearly as good as it is, though I think one of the best researched books I have read in a while. Not often that I read something straight ... Read full review

Contents

Wives Slaves and Whores
12
the Imperial Sex Trade
33
the Martyrdom of Sexuality
55
Copyright

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