The Century of Sex

Playboy"s History of the Sexual Revolution, 1900-1999 by James R. Petersen

Publisher: Grove Pr

Written in English
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  • Popular Culture - General,
  • Family & Relationships,
  • Sex customs,
  • Modern - 20th Century,
  • Sex Relations,
  • Sexuality,
  • Social Science,
  • Love / Sex / Marriage,
  • History: American,
  • Sex,
  • Popular Culture,
  • Human Sexuality,
  • History,
  • Sexual behavior,
  • United States,
  • 20th century

Edition Notes

ContributionsHugh M. Hefner (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages548
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7874406M
ISBN 100802116523
ISBN 109780802116529

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