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City Of Eros

City Of Eros
Author: Timothy J. Gilfoyle
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393311082
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Winner of the Allan Nevins Prize of the Society of American Historians and the New York State Historical Association Manuscript Prize.
City of Eros
Language: en
Pages: 462
Authors: Timothy J. Gilfoyle
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
Winner of the Allan Nevins Prize of the Society of American Historians and the New York State Historical Association Manuscript Prize.
The Hymn to Eros
Language: en
Pages: 225
Authors: Robert Lloyd Mitchell
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher: University Press of Amer
This book represents nothing more than an attempt to read the Symposium in its entirety: to read it deeply, carefully and thoughtfully. It is the story of the rise and fall of Hellenic culture and it is also an account of living impulsion that constitutes human life itself: the complex
Das andere New York
Language: de
Pages: 268
Authors: Angelika Möller
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-03-31 - Publisher: transcript Verlag
Wie konnte aus einer verschlafenen Kleinstadt die Stadt werden, die niemals schläft? »Das andere New York« ist einer vernachlässigten Epoche gewidmet: der Antebellum-Ära. Angelika Möller bespricht die Entwicklung New Yorks von der Kleinstadt zur Großstadt in der Zeit zwischen Amerikanischer Revolution und Bürgerkrieg aus sozial- und kulturgeschichtlicher Perspektive. Unter Einbeziehung
Licentious Gotham
Language: en
Pages: 408
Authors: Donna Dennis
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-07 - Publisher: Harvard University Press
Licentious Gotham, set in the streets, news depots, publishing houses, grand jury chambers, and courtrooms of the nation's great metropolis, delves into the stories of the enterprising men and women who created a thriving transcontinental market for sexually arousing books and pictures. The experiences of fancy publishers, flash editors, and
The Age of the Bachelor
Language: en
Pages: 356
Authors: Howard P. Chudacoff
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-12-08 - Publisher: Princeton University Press
In this engaging new book, Howard Chudacoff describes a special and fascinating world: the urban bachelor life that took shape in the late nineteenth century, when a significant population of single men migrated to American cities. Rejecting the restraints and dependence of the nineteenth-century family, bachelors found sustenance and camaraderie
City of Eros
Language: en
Pages: 1244
Authors: Timothy Joseph Gilfoyle
Categories: New York (N.Y.)
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987 - Publisher:
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Sex, Love, Race
Language: en
Pages: 542
Authors: Martha Hodes
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: NYU Press
Since pre-colonial days, America has been both torn apart and united by love, sex, and marriage across racial boundaries. Whether motivated by violent conquest, economics, lust, or love, such unions have disturbed some of America's most sacred beliefs and prejudices. Sex, Love, Race provides a historical foundation for contemporary discussions
The Fox and the Flies
Language: en
Pages: 704
Authors: Charles van Onselen
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-01-11 - Publisher: Random House
At the end of the nineteenth century European pimps and 'white slavers' established a hugely successful global market for commercial sex and for three turbulent decades before the First World War, Joseph Silver was central to this hidden world of betrayal, intrigue, lust and sexual slavery. Burglar, gun-runner and trafficker
I've Got to Make My Livin'
Language: en
Pages: 337
Authors: Cynthia M. Blair
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-09-28 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press
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Reforming Women
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Lisa J. Shaver
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-22 - Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Press
In Reforming Women, Lisa Shaver locates the emergence of a distinct women’s rhetoric and feminist consciousness in the American Female Moral Reform Society. Established in 1834, the society took aim at prostitution, brothels, and the lascivious behavior increasingly visible in America’s industrializing cities. In particular, female moral reformers contested the